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Antigas modinhas brasileiras
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Language: Portuguese (Português)
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Pôe na virtude,
de tua vida
todo o primor.
Não dês à sorte
Que tanto ilude
Sem a virtude
Murcha a beleza,
Foge a riqueza,
Esfria o amor;
Mas a virtude
Zomba da sorte,
Até da morte
Disfarça o horror.
Brilha a virtude
Na vida pura
Qual na espessura
Do lírio a cor.
Tão linda flor.
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