La Vie en Rose Quotes by Lydia Michaels
La Vie en rose
In the days preceding our move to Greece from America, I was on the phone with a friend and he suggested that I should start a journal to chronicle my thoughts and experiences surrounding our new life in Greece. Right when he said that, everything inside me knew that he was right. An upbeat dance tune, La Vie en Rose by DJ Antoine is not the typical type of music that we listen to in our household, but the more we heard it, the more we enjoyed it. You see, I believe that joy is a choice. No matter what your circumstances in life may be, there is always, always something to find joy in. Seeing life in this perspective however, especially in deeply difficult circumstances, takes intention beyond our own strength, it takes faith. Faith in knowing that we were called to this land.
The song became very popular in the US in with no fewer than seven different versions reaching the Billboard charts. A version in by Grace Jones was also a successful international hit. Harry James also recorded a version in The song's title can be translated as "Life in happy hues," "Life seen through happy lenses," "Life in rosy hues"; its literal meaning is "Life in Pink. It was broadcast before being recorded. Piaf offered the song to Marianne Michel, who modified the lyrics slightly, changing "les choses" "things" for "la vie" "life".
Oh God, yes! I do believe in roses! And I believe in lots and lots and lots of them, too! JoyBell C. Be pretty in pink with the La Vie En Rose scarf. Lightweight and versatile, the blush colored roses and bold black background will have everyone hearing Edith Piaf wherever you go.