Cesária Évora - Sodade (English translation)

English translation

Longing

Versions: #1#2#3
Who showed you...
this distant way?
Who showed you...
this distant way?
This way ...
to Sao Tomé
 
Longing, longing,...
Longing,...
For this land of mine, Sao Nicolau
 
If you write me letter,...
I will write you back
If you forget me,...
I will forget you...
Until the day...
You come back
 
Submitted by algebra on Fri, 01/01/2010 - 00:00
Cape Verdean

Sodade

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Comments
Berliner25    Sat, 24/12/2011 - 14:45

Algebra, are you aware that you have posted two identical translations of this song?

To aid those who may not know:
1. São Tomé – is a Portuguese speaking island nation in the Gulf of Guinea, off the western equatorial coast of central Africa.
2. São Nicolau – is one of the islands that make up Cape Verde.