I feel the sea weight in every hidden crying

algae roll round legs of all paths

my eyes blink iodine's rumours

promise of beach

for all far away sea descry


on its bed.

(to read the original Portuguese version please click on the figure)

(text illustrated by Fernando Grade)

by Armando TABORDA, in VIOLA DELTA, Volume XL, Mic Editors, 2005

(article 1st edition, 2008; 2nd edition, 2016)