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Entre as Nymphéas

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Published: 1896
Language: Portugues
Wordcount: 15,426 / 60 pg
LoC Category: PQ
Downloads: 552
Added to site: 2009.06.19
mnybks.net#: 24470
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uado e mesto, do vasto rio Negro.

Têm as margens a apparencia de um recinto de funeral: socegadas e desertas, monotonisam o quadro com a ininterrupta ostentação das suas ramalhudas verduras densíssimas.

Nenhum gorgeio de passaro percebo na larga mudez circumdante.

No alto, o ceu, apinhado de nuvens escuras, encobre-me aos olhos a risonha alegria do seu puríssimo azul, adoravel como as pupillas d'uma imagemzinha da Virgem, que minha Mae, em pequenino, ensinou-me a reverenciar com o contemplativo respeito das creanças absôrtas!

Passamos n'este mesmo instante sobre o logar onde atufou-se a elegante embarcação aventureira.

Um pensamento de saudade assalta-me o espirito, agora que deslisei rápido por cima do líquido sapulchro de tantos infelizes.

Relembro, com a forçosa evocação do meu passado, as confusas recordações da primeira edade e reproduzo na mente, consoan

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