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Al Stewart
 
○○○ Bastille ⪢⪢
The wands of smoke are rising from the walls of the Bastille and through the streets of Paris runs a sense of the unreal. The Kings have all departed. Their servants are no where. We burned out their mansions in the name of Robespierre. #song
19651
 
○○○ Bonaparte ⪢⪢
Inside the midnight councils, the lamps are burning low on you sit and talk all through the night but there's just no place to go. And Bonaparte is coming with his army from the south. Marat, your days are numbered and we live hand to mouth. #song
19653
 
News in Easy English
 
○○○ Paris ⪢⪢
The ghost of revolution still prowls the Paris streets. Down all the restless centuries it wanders incomplete. It speaks inside the cheap red wine of Cafe summer nights. Its red and amber voices call the cars at traffic lights. #song
19655
 
○○○ Versailles ⪢⪢
And still we wait to see the day begin. Our time is wasting in the wind. Wondering why, wondering why, it echoes through the lonely palace of Versailles.
19652
 
○○○ Versailles ⪢⪢
While we wait to see the day begin, our time is wasting in the wind. Wondering why, wondering why, it echoes through the lonely palace of Versailles.
19654
 
○○○ Versailles ⪢⪢
Why do you wait to see the day begin. Your time is wasting in the wind. Wondering why, wondering why, it echoes through the lonely palace of Versailles.
19656

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