Silent night

Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by Abitrary, 24 Dec 2007.

  1. Abitrary

    Abitrary New Member

    holy night...
  2. SamNichols

    SamNichols New Member

    Colne, Lancs
    all is calm?
  3. buggi

    buggi Bird Saviour

    all is bright?
  4. Brock

    Brock Senior Member

    Round yon virgin, mother and child.
  5. wafflycat

    wafflycat New Member

    middle of Norfolk
    Holy Infant so tender and mild
  6. Bug

    Bug New Member

    Sleep in heavenly peace
  7. trustysteed

    trustysteed Guest

    i'd like to if people wouldn't keep singing the most annoying carol there is!
  8. ChrisKH

    ChrisKH Veteran

    Ah, but this one is particularly international. Sounds as good in German as it does in English. Was rather hoping Andy in Sig or BTFB would chime in with the Deutsch version.
  9. Brock

    Brock Senior Member

    Someone HAD to spoil it didn't they? We'd just about got away with Waffley's off key mewling, we could have finished our Christmas carol, and shown what a wholly organised and tuneful bunch we were, but no. Along comes Trusty with his bah humbug interruption and ruins the whole thing. Huff.
  10. Melvil

    Melvil Standard nerd

    What about the German +(original!) version?

    '...Stille Nacht! Heilige Nacht!
    Alles schläft; einsam wacht
    Nur das traute heilige Paar.
    Holder Knab im lockigten Haar,
    Schlafe in himmlischer Ruh!
    Schlafe in himmlischer Ruh!'
  11. freakhatz

    freakhatz New Member

    Silent night? Unholy fright!
    All is calm, what a sight?
    Office Party, all drunken and wild,
    Beer being slurped, both bitter and mild
    Slumped in bibulous peace
    Slumped in bibulous peace

    Silent night? Unholy fright!
    Managers quaking at the sight
    Poppers and streamers from our H. R
    Drunken hosts singing Alleluia!
    You’ll ne’er get home ‘til morn
    You’ll ne’er get home ‘til morn

    Silent night? Unholy fright!
    Bums pictured in copier’s light
    Empties strewn all over the place
    Stockings dependant from lights with grace
    Photos, we’ll later unearth
    Photos, we’ll later unearth
  12. Paulus

    Paulus Getting older by the minute

    We Three Kings of Orient are.............................
  13. Elmer Fudd

    Elmer Fudd Miserable Old Bar Steward

    Sitting in our Mini Cooper
  14. Saddle bum

    Saddle bum Über Member

    If you're going to do the German version, do the lot..........

    Our german language class used to sing it.

    1. Stille Nacht! Heil'ge Nacht!
    Alles schläft; einsam wacht
    Nur das traute hoch heilige Paar.
    Holder Knab' im lockigen Haar,
    Schlafe in himmlischer Ruh! (weider)

    2. Stille Nacht! Heil'ge Nacht!
    Gottes Sohn, o wie lacht
    Lieb' aus deinem göttlichen Mund,
    Da uns schlägt die rettende Stund'.
    Jesus in deiner Geburt!

    3. Stille Nacht! Heil'ge Nacht!
    Die der Welt Heil gebracht,
    Aus des Himmels goldenen Höhn,
    Uns der Gnaden Fülle läßt sehn,
    Jesum in Menschengestalt!

    4. Stille Nacht! Heil'ge Nacht!
    Wo sich heut alle Macht
    Väterlicher Liebe ergoß,
    Und als Bruder huldvoll umschloß
    Jesus die Völker der Welt!

    5. Stille Nacht! Heil'ge Nacht!
    Lange schon uns bedacht,
    Als der Herr vom Grimme befreit
    In der Väter urgrauer Zeit
    Aller Welt Schonung verhieß!

    6. Stille Nacht! Heil'ge Nacht!
    Hirten erst kundgemacht
    Durch der Engel Alleluja,
    Tönt es laut bei Ferne und Nah:
    "Jesus der Retter ist da!"
  15. Bigtallfatbloke

    Bigtallfatbloke New Member

    I suggest we leave him out of it;):ohmy:
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