Treasure Island

Ana Maria Tavares


LIBERDADE


Só uma poeira da vida nos cabe na mão!
Porque só uma poeira podemos segurar…
Caem as horas sobre nós como furacões
Sugamo-las com a mesma rapidez de ontem,
Com a mesma monotonia de amanhã…

Perdem-se os nossos dias em tarefas iguais.
Todas as manhãs maquilha o espelho o rosto que sai
E o chão sabe de cor os passos que o alongam…
Tratar de mais um dia para alimentar o corpo…

Submitted: Thursday, May 29, 2008

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