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  • A bar in Sao Paulo. The name does not matter, I do not remember or never saw. Between a beer bottle and another, seeing the poetry of the clerk washing cups, I knew that bar was closing. That was the last performance of a group. Hot weather, cold beer and catchy tune, with the right rotation singer. It seemed a karaoke. In his few corners, song, sung - some even desperate - who waited for that song and for that moment with someone. No clock on the wall, not many photos or pictures. He had no more time. Ended. He had a lot of emotion, memory, history and respect of many people who could not fit more in that place - that place because it was too small for so many people, but still, it was some hearts. I had never been there before, but until I was kinda sad to know that was going to close. There was not much American glass, or people unwilling to smile. Do not know anyone - nor needed. Nightcap. In one corner, a group of samba played. Some wept, others dance. Some did both.
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