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Quando as Glorias que Gozei

( Ignacio da Silva )

Quando As Glorias is Portuguese for "You're a Ten!"

This compliment doubtlessly addresses a woman, because Quando As is a so called Modinha. Modinhas are Portuguese and Brazilian love songs.

The genre comes from the eighteenth century, crossed the ocean to Brazil with the Portuguese colonists and survived, even now Modinhas are sung. Ignacio da Silva wrote this example.