Sad brooding diamond in night sky
once glistened bright celestial light.
Conflagrant astral lover left without a reason why.
It seemed like a dream
only to be
Flittering flames melt into shade.
Star-burned, she yearns to dissipate.
Her luminescent luster dies,
encrusted heavens bleakly sigh.
Composition by Antonio Carlos Jobim © 1967
Lyrics by Rusty Taylor © 2016