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'O Sarracino lyrics

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Canzoni Napoletane – 'O Sarracino lyrics


Tene 'e capille ricce ricce...
Ll'uocchie 'e brigante e 'o sole 'nfaccia...
Ogne figliola s'appiccia si 'o vede 'e pass?...
Na sigaretta 'mmocca...
Na mana dint' 'a sacca...
E se ne va, smargiasso, pe' tutt' 'a citt?...
'o sarracino,
'o sarracino,
Bellu guaglione!
'o sarracino,
'o sarracino,
Tutt' 'e ffemmene fa suspir?...
E' bello 'e faccia,
? Bello 'e core:
Sape f? 'ammore...
E' malandrino,
? Tentatore...
Si 'o guardate ve fa 'nnammur?.
E na bionda s'avvelena,
E na bruna se ne more...
E' veleno o calamita?
Chisto a 'e ffemmene che lle fa?
'o sarracino,
'o sarracino,
Bellu guaglione...
E' bello 'e faccia,
? Bello 'e core:
Tutt' 'e ffemmene fa 'nnammur?!
Ma na rossa, ll'ata sera,
Cu nu vaso e cu na scusa,
T'ha arrubbato anema e core!
Sarracino nun si' cchi? Tu!...
'o sarracino,
'o sarracino'
Bellu guaglione!
'o sarracino,
'o sarracino,
Tutt' 'e ffemmene fa 'nnammur?...
Sarracino, sarracino...

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