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Cantilena

Language: Portuguese (Portugu√™s)

Dormi, dormi tranqüilamente,
Aconchegado ao meu amor.
Tendes no colo um ninho quente
Onde achareis sempre calor.

Silve, rebrame o vento agreste
Que muda em neve a água do rio.
Mais pode o amor do que o nordeste
Que traz dos montes tanto frio.

Meu coração arde e se inflama
Para aquecer-vos meu Senhor
Não há calor como o da chama
Que nasce esplêndida do amor

Géa, que importa? A noite é alta.
O vento geme e uiva a torrente.
Junto de mim nada vos falta,
Dormi, dormi, tranqüilamente


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: 2010-07-18.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:52
Line count: 16
Word count: 89

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