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Vos mir vanen vos mir bir


Vos mir vanen vos mir bir




[Spoken introduction in Yiddish by informant before song] People would come into a restaurant and sing along. Song contrasts conditions, "What is rich is not poor, what is crooked is not straight..."


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“Vos mir vanen vos mir bir,” YIVO Online Exhibitions, accessed July 15, 2024,
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