Zélèv lékol

Lyrics Traditional Haitian Song Music arrangements by Paul Mindy
Performers Dormélia Bénédict, Claudette Thégat

Zélèv lékol
Pat espéré sil ta mété pontalé gogo
Sat pa ka viré
Lévé li pa ra bi

The school children
Did not hope to one day wear bloomers
Even if you can’t twirl
Get up, don’t get discouraged