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Gracia mía

Language: Spanish (EspaƱol)

Gracia mía, juro a Dios 
que sois tan bella criatura 
que a perderse la hermosura 
se tiene de hallar su voz. 

Fuera bien aventurada 
en perderse en vos mi vida 
porque viniera perdida 
para salir más ganada. 

¡Ah! Seréis hermosuras dos 
en una sola figura, 
que a perderse la hermosura 
se tiene de haller en vos. 

En vuestros verdes ojuelos 
nos mostráis vuestro valor 
que son causa del amor 
y las pestañas son cielos; 
nacieron por bien de nos. 

Gracia mía ...



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