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d'autant que

in as much as

à travers

through

à la lisière du bois

the edge of the woods

le pré

the meadow

la scierie

the saw mill

tenter

to tempt

la règle

the rule

avoir la force de

to have the strength to

vers

toward

la mairie

the townhall

du monde

a crowd

tenir à

to insist upon

arroser

to water

les grillages

the gates

s'appliquer à

to strive to

roucouler

to coo

les truites

the trouts

conger

time off

le grincement

the scribbling

la toiture

the roof structure

les affiches

the posters

les batailles perdues

the lost battles

qu'est qu'il y a encore

whats wrong now

la place

the town square

le forgeron

the blacksmith

l'apprenti

the apprentice

tout de suite

right away

le banc

the bench

enjamber

to step over, throw one's leg over

la frayeur

the fear

le solennel

solemn

le maire

the mayor

le facteur

the mailman

les genoux

the knees

au fond de

at the back of

abécédaire

a learn your ABC's book

broder

to embroder

un morceau

a bit

un noyer

walnut tree

le houblon

the hops

un esclave

a slave

la connaissance

the knowledge (c)

la chaire

the podium

la cour

the courtyard

la patrie

the homeland

achever

to finish

éclater

to burst

étouffer

to smother

avoir le courage de

to have the courage to

fixer

to stare

se polir

to polish

enguirlander

to wrap around

se reprocher

to reproach

avoir le droit de

to have the right to

prétendre

to claim

s'embrouiller

to mix up

autant de

all the more so

tout à coup

suddenly

tout de même

all the same

jusqu'au bout

until the end

jusqu'à la fin de ma vie

until the end of my life

jusqu'au toit

up to the roof

autour de

around

coupable

guilty

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