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A Fome de Camões

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Published: 1880
Language: Portugues
Wordcount: 9,485 / 39 pg
LoC Category: PQ
Downloads: 626
Added to site: 2007.06.19
mnybks.net#: 17357
Genre: Poetry
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atravez d'uma ruina.

Junto do leito uma mulher extranha,
com grandes olhos tristes e parados,
contempla-lhe o suor frio que o banha,
e abraça-o com seus braços descarnados.
Como um sol que se põe n'uma montanha,
são frios os seus olhos encovados,
hirta, severa, tragica a postura,
como imagem d'antiga sepultura.

«Já viste--diz-lhe o Genio--ó mulher triste!
que me olhas com teus olhos impassiveis,
morrer no mundo alguem? Acaso viste
as lagrimas da morte irremissiveis!
Acaso, ao magro peito já cingiste
uns braços que emfim caem insensiveis,
alguns braços d'irmão que te apertaram,
e que até ás entranhas te gelaram?

«Já conheceste as grandes despedidas
as despedidas sepulchraes, eternas?
Já sabes quanto doe irem-se as vidas,
formas, e almas que nos foram ternas?
Sabes o fel das lagrimas vertidas,
ou o sangue d

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