Mariam de Haan

Rookie - 124 Points (04 October 1993 / Pemba, Tanzania)

La Petite Môme - Poem by Mariam de Haan

La petite môme
La pauvre petite môme
Elle est degoutant
Elle est effrayant

Mais essayez vous
Attendez, attendez
Elle va commmencer
de chanter, oui, chanter

Ecoutes sa voie
Et, ben, voila
Tu dis 'ohlala'
'C'est incroyable ça'

Puis maintenant
Elle n'est pas effrayant
Elle n'est pas degoutant
La petite môme

La belle petite môme


Poet's Notes about The Poem

I wrote this poem after watching La Môme, which is a movie about Edith Piaf. The poem is about how when people saw her she seemed like just a poor little street kid but as soon as she sang all the prejudgements faded away.
Edith Piaf's nickname was La Môme. I strongly recommend both her music and the movie. The movie shows a beautiful story about an incredible woman.

Comments about La Petite Môme by Mariam de Haan

There is no comment submitted by members..



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?



Poem Submitted: Thursday, September 20, 2012



[Hata Bildir]