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Numa concha

Language: Portuguese (Português)

Pudesse eu ser a concha nacarada,
Que entre os corais e as algas a infinita
Mansão do oceano habita,
E dorme reclinada

No fofo leito das areias de ouro!
Fosse eu a concha e, ó pérola marinha,
Tu fosses o meu único tesouro,
Minha, somente minha!

Ah! Com que amor, no ondeante
Regaço da água transparente e clara
Com que volúpia, filha, com que anseio

Eu as valvas de nácar apertara,
Para guardar-te toda palpitante
No fundo do meio seio.


Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

Authorship


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)


Text added to the website: 2010-07-12 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:50
Line count: 14
Word count: 80

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