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No. 10: DUET (Inez & José)

"Let Hidalgos be proud of their breed"

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Inez:
Let Hidalgos be proud of their breed,
And strut in the streets of Madrid
The Ladrones who happy lives lead,
Were kings long before the great Cid
But the gay Ladrone
Was hurl'd from his throne,
And the dust of the earth he bit;
Till the luck comes round
No Ladrone will be found
As a monarch of Spain to sit.

Inez:José:
Round, around, round,
Round, around, round,
Round, around,
Round, around,
Round, around,
Round, around,
Round, around,
Round, around, Round,Round, around, Round,
around, Round, around, Round, around,Till the luck comes round;
Round, around, Round, around, Round, around,Why should we sorrow or fret?
Round, around, Round, around, Round,Round, around, Round,
around, Round, around, Round, around,We will dance o'er the ground,
Round, around, Round, around, Round,To the click of the castanet.
We will dance on the groundRound, around, Round, around, Round, around, Round,
Dance by the click of the castanet.Dance by the click of the castanet.
Round, around, Round, around, Round, around, Round,We will dance o'er the ground,
Dance to the click of the castanet.Dance to the click of the castanet.
Round, around, round,Round, around, round,
Dance to the castanet.Dance to the castanet.

José
Let señoras flash brilliant eyes
On the bold matador in the ring;
Of fans and snivelling sighs,
Let poets, well paid for it, sing;
But the gay Ladrone
Loves her alone,
Who for desperate deeds is fit;
When luck comes round,
She's the one to be found,
On the throne of the king to sit.

Inez:José:
Round, around, round,
Round, around, round,
Round, around,
Round, around,
Round, around,
Round, around,
Round, around,
Round, around, Round,Round, around, Round,
Till the luck comes round;around, Round, around, Round,
Why should we sorrow or fret?Round, around, Round, around,
Round, around, Round,Round, around, Round, around, Round,
We will dance on the groundaround, Round, around, Round,
To the click of the castanet.Round, around, Round, around, Round,
Round, around, Round, around, Round, around, Round,We will dance on the ground
Dance to the click of the castanet,Dance to the click of the castanet,
We will dance on the groundRound, around, Round, around, Round,
Dance to the click of the castanet,Dance to the click of the castanet,
Round, around, Round,Round, around, Round,
Dance to the castanet.Dance to the castanet.



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