"A Fado from Beira (a province of northern Portugal) associated with Coimbra. Portuguese music, especially the fado (meaning fate) is characteristically melancholy. 'Toada' means 'tune.'" -Nancy

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"O fado português de Coimbra é melancólico." (A Portuguese fado that's melancholic.) -Nancy

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Many thanks to Nancy Membrez for contributing this fado with the translation and for singing it for us!

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