O meu amor já me dise: Não quero que vás lavar; Amôres de lavadeira São como as àguas do mar, Ah! Bate, bate, ó silva verde Bate, bate ó negra amora Viva quem tem o seu amor Cá na vila de Samora.
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- by António Botto (1897 - 1959) [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
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- by Luis de Freitas Branco (1890 - 1955), "Canção das Lavadeiras" [ voice and piano ] [sung text checked 1 time]
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