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Luz e névoa

Language: Portuguese (Portugu√™s)

Basta ver a nossa vida,
ver como vivo a adorar-te:
foste feita por medida
para o altar da minha arte.

Aspiração de menino:
Nasci para te sonhar
no entanto, quer o Destino
não sejas do meu altar!

Hás de ser d'outro, pressinto!
E à só visão de o seres
minha vida é um labirinto
fechado aos bens e aos prazeres:
Pobre dela
não se acalma do mal de te querer bem

Ai! Que tristeza ter alma
coisa que nem todos tem.

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: 81

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