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Re: Sailing specific songs

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Originally Posted by PCP View Post
Thanks, it is a pleasure. Let me share one of the songs I like more with you: Amsterdam It is in French but the words are translated so you can follow the song. The guy was a famous Belgian singer and a sailor (for many years) that just left everything to sail away with his boat to the Marquise Islands. He had bad luck and died from cancer shortly after have arrived there. Really a sad thing.

Dans le Port d Amsterdam Jacques Brel english and french subtitles - YouTube


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O9EMmjWXxDQ

Jacques Brel - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Thank You again PCP, what a talent, and a very sad ending to what was just starting to take shape in his sailing adventures.

I am still trying to figure how to post the You Tube videos here on this site.
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