Fragment No. 9 highlights the last three lines of the poem “Exile,” by the Portuguese poet Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen (1919-2004).
Lost to silence and submission
Even the sea’s voice becomes exile
and the light around us prison bars
Please check back in the next few days for Fragment No. 10.
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“Fragments” is a series combining brief pieces of original music with short poems or fragments of poetry.