by Anonymous / Unidentified Author
Translation © by Salvador Pila

Dalt d'un cotxe n'hi ha una nina
Language: Catalan (Català) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Dalt d'un cotxe n'hi ha una nina
Que en repica els cascabells.
Trenta, quaranta,
L'ametlla amarganta,
El pinyol madur:
Ves-te'n tu.


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Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Salvador Pila) , title 1: "On a car there is a doll", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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On a car there is a doll
Language: English  after the Catalan (Català) 
On a car there is a doll
that jingles bells.
thirty, forty, 
the bitter almond,
the ripe seed: 
You go away.


  • Translation from Catalan (Català) to English copyright © 2008 by Salvador Pila, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.

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