Lyrics Depot
Lyrics » Joan Baez Lyrics » Milanese Waltz/ Marie Flore Lyrics
Find Song Lyrics:



Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to Milanese Waltz/ Marie Flore by Joan Baez. Please check back for more Joan Baez lyrics.

Milanese Waltz/ Marie Flore Lyrics

Artist: Joan Baez
Album: Blessed Are

Marie, Marie Flore was a small girl of ten whom I met in the south end of France
Stepping out of a crowd was the daughter of someone with flowers for me, we were friends at a glance
She spoke no English but sat by my side in the car
And pointed out places en route to the village of Arles

Marie, Marie Flore came to table that night as I dined in an ancient hotel
The room was all fitted with things from the seventeenth century and they suited her well
She would eat nothing but sat in her chair like a queen
And laughed at my French but seemed always to know what I mean

Marie, Marie Flore came to hear me that night when I sang for the people of Arles
She stood back in the shadows of a ruined arena, her frame in my mind was never too far
In the rush that did follow, I found she was holding my hand
And ushering me through an evening the elders had planned
Marie, Marie Flore, I will always remember your eyes, your smile, and your grace
The gold that flowed with your laughter remain to enlighten the image I have of your face
For I have seen children whose faces are wiser than time
And you, my Marie, are most certainly one of that kind

Marie, Marie Flore, all the odds say I'll see you again, by plan or by chance
But if not, you'll be there when I'm dreaming of rain over Paris, or sun in the south end of France
Marie, Marie, Marie Flore...
Comments/Interpretations
no comments yet


Name:
Comment:






Related:
Joan Baez Lyrics
Joan Baez Blessed Are Lyrics

More Joan Baez Music Lyrics:
Joan Baez - Babe, I'm Gonna Leave You Lyrics
Joan Baez - Eleanor Rigby Lyrics
Joan Baez - Hush Little Baby Lyrics
Joan Baez - If I Knew Lyrics
Joan Baez - Imagine Lyrics
Joan Baez - Long Black Veil Lyrics
Joan Baez - Love Minus Zero/No Limit Lyrics
Joan Baez - Txoria Txori Lyrics

© 2014 LyricsDepot.com. All Rights Reserved.
All lyrics are the property of their respective authors, artists and labels.