2. We know it’s a tough time.
3. And the pain of defeat is brutal.
4. But there is still much to be hopeful for.
5. An entire coutry has rallied behind you.
6. You have put on heroic performances.
7. And progressed through the tournament with grace.
8. (And typical Brazilian style.)
10. You honored your fallen teammate.
13. And compassion for opponents.
15. You may have lost,
16. And the pain is harsh.
18. You’ve felt the everlasting sting of the “Maracanazo.“
23. So don’t cry Brazil.
25. And you’ve achieved glory more times than anyone else.
26. So “Get up, get rid of the dirt, and let’s move on.”
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