"This one is called 'The Nightingale and Freedom". It's about a kind of swallow and it is found in children books...." -Ahmed

 البلبل والحريه - Iraqi Children's Songs - Iraq - Mama Lisa's World: Children's Songs and Rhymes from Around the World  - Intro Image

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Ahmed Albabili for sharing this song with us and for the English translation. Ahmed has a Facebook Group called Learning English "Ask and We Shall Answer".

Photo: "Nightingale of ancient Uglich" by cheloVechek - Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0 via Wikimedia Commons.