(Heard at the absolutely wonderful Richard Thompson “1000 Years of Popular Music” show at the Orange Peel in Asheville, 1/20/08.)
the English greet you at the gates,
the French do the cooking,
the Italians are in charge of the entertainment,
and the Germans arrange everything.
the French greet you at the gates,
the English do the cooking,
the Italians arrange everything,
and the Germans provide the entertainment.