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Language: Portuguese (Portugu√™s)

Sondai a terra... no seu ventre aflito
Revolvei-lhe o recôndito tesouro;
E envolto nas agruras do granito
Encontrareis o Ouro.

Sondai o seu profundo arcano
Agita-se a gemer a vaga quérula
E fundo, bem no fundo do oceano,
Espessa que não ha rompe-la;
E fundo, bem no fundo dessa treva,
Encontrareis a Estrela.

Sondai o coração... no paroxismo
Ou no transporte, entrai mergulhador;
E à tona ou bem no fundo desse abismo
Encontrareis a Dor.

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


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: 2010-07-18 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:52
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Word count: 76

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