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A Disorganized Multilingual
A to Z Poem
Raymond Federman

music/sound/noise recorded and produced by
Eric Rasmussen and Shaun Sandor.

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   Ah aie -- aloah!        Ahh aua -- alleh
Bobby bi. Beau: boo!      Bo-By bi. Bunt: buh!
   Baa -- Be: buy, beau, boo    Baa -- bi: bauf, boen, buh
 Cocky kike owe coup       Kacki kikke auw kuh
  Cock: eek! Eye Coke: ooh    Kick: iik! Auk Kuk: uuh
    Dah: Dee -- Dido do        Da: Die -- Dieda do
eh! Eve ear elu: Elie      eh! yves eahr ilu: Ellie
Fa: Fee fi fo foo        Fah: Fee vie foh fuu
Goggy-guy go goo           gaggy-gei geh guh
Hmmm! Hop-la              Hhmm! hop-la
   I iye yid id idea! iiiiiiiiii!    I ei jid did idee!
ieieieieihhh!
Jaw: Cheech, I...Joe -- Jew?   Jaw: tschiech, Ei...Joe --- Ju..
  Kaka kuku kalo -- knop               Kaka kucku kalo -- nopp
Lolly-lye -- Low Lou               Lolly-lue -- lie luu
  Law! Lee, lie low: loo               Law! li, lu loh: luh
       Mommy! My moe moo!                 Mammy! Mai mae muh!
Mommy -- Mime? Oh, mu                 Mammy -- Meim? Oh, mue
Nah -- Knee nigh, no new             Nah -- Nie naeh, nei neu
oh!---------O---------- oh!        oh!---------O--------- oh!
Poppy-pie: po-poo -- papo             Pappe-pie: pa-puu -- papo
  Pa? Pee? Piep? Oh, Poo!               Pa? pi..? Peep? Oh, Puh!
Queue barbeauque quuquy                Koe barbi Q kjuquei
     Ra, rear-eye. Row, rue                Ra, rar-aug. Rud, rei
Saw: cease I -- sew (Sioux)        Saeg: ziehs Ei -- zu (Sioux)
       Saucy sigh -- so sue!             Sose soh -- su sue!
  Saws ease, I sew sou                saegs leicht, Ich naeh zou
Tati! Tie toe to...              Tatti! Zei zeh zu...
     Ugh! Uni uno una un                Ugh! Uni uno una ein
 Voila! Voix lā: void vidi      Voila! Stimme da: wo id geh seen
Wha --? We? Why? Woe! Woo         Wha --? Wi? wieso? weh! wuu
   Xuck -- seeks eye -- XO XU      Xack -- such aug -- Xo Xu
You yid yup yup yoo           You jid yap yap yuu
      Zazie's eyes: Ozu                   Zazieīs Augen: Ozu
Zazeez, I zo! (Zoo)!          Zazeesīs Ich zo! (Zoo)!





 

 

 

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