No me llame usted bonita
que mi marido es celoso
y de noche me mortifica
Don't call me pretty
for my husband is jealous
and at night will beat me
You can hear Carmen Amaya singing this one. It's the last letra that she sings here. (Go to 3:49.)
And here is Esperanza Fernandez singing the same letra.
Interested in dancing some bulerías? The workshop begins in August.
Tú sabes. Translating is a challenge for me. If you have a comment or suggestion, please leave it here.