these things get louder (trenchcoatedson) wrote in linguaphiles,
these things get louder

Probably an elementary question...

... But I'm not quite understanding the Noir Desir song title, "Lolita nie en bloc".

I've checked the French Wikipedia and multiple tracklistings (including the ones on the actual CDs) and "nie" is definitely not accented. I assume he means nié? Is there something I'm missing here? eta. My mistake. :)

I'm just kind of puzzled at what he's trying to say.

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