The Soul of Portugal

sitting by the docks
in the dregs of saudade
soulful melodies

Kim M. Russell, 2nd August 2018

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My response to Carpe Diem #1488 The Soul of Portugal (Fado)

Today we are travelling to Portugal to discover Fado (‘destiny, fate’), a music genre that can be traced to 1820s Lisbon but probably has much earlier origins.


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