João Tomaz Parreira

Rookie - 0 Points (04-04-1947 / Lisbon, Portugal)

A Brasileira Do Chiado - Poem by João Tomaz Parreira

In the cafe A Brasileira do Chiado
sat the plural Pessoa
Fernando with laughter shaking his lips.
They waited for words to pass among them
and the noise of machines
and silence,
the silence that tasted their mouths
on the deserted wharf.


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Poem Submitted: Saturday, November 12, 2005

Poem Edited: Saturday, November 12, 2005


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