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Gene from Howick, QcHello Steve, because you"re from Hamilton, Canada, you must recognize that Québec is not a country. It is a French province within Canada. Had Québec separated in the 1980 referendum , Mon Pays would have probably been favored as the national Anthem. When I was asked by the publisher to create an English version for Patsy Gallant the song came to be an immediate global hit however Québec radio stations refprovided to play it.... much too controversial.Gene from Howick, QcIn your "check out lyrics", the last verse is wrong. It should be......"I occasionally close my exhausted eyes, And let myself be hypnotised, By memories of loving you, The male I believed was intended for me, But were you really supposed for me". Thank you,Gene Williams.Steve from Hamilton, Canada"Mon Pays" is sung in the French language, yet it is not French. Gilles Vigneault is from Quebec and that is the nation he is singing about.see more comments
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