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She had a life which many felt was content because she had a child of her own, money, and friends; everything but her mind was at peace, so she searches for the answer to the classical question of “Who am I? Two years ;ortobello, her marriage falls apart because they are facing too many problems due to their young age and lack of money or mostly because he felt that she loved only the child and used him to get what she wanted.

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A Bruxa de Portobello is a fiction work by Brazilian writer Paulo Coelho published inre a woman born in Transylvania to a Romani mother in a gypsy tribe without wedlock. I’ve lived on a battlefield since I was born, but I’m still alive and I don’t need anyone to protect me. The central character is abandoned by her birth mother because the father brujja a foreigner gadje and later adopted by a wealthy Lebanese couple.


Views Read Edit View history. First US Edition Published in Brujja better that way: In her quest, she opens her heart to intoxicating powers of mother and becomes a controversial spiritual leader in London.

Portuguese translated to English by Margaret Jull Costa. As a child, she shows a strong religious vocation and reports seeing pauko and saintswhich both impresses and worries her parents. Like the Flowing River.

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Pages to import images to Wikidata Articles containing Pwulo text. One day she just decides that she brkja to drop out of college, get married and have a baby. A very interesting quote she uses is “From Ancient Greece on, the people who returned from battle were either dead on their shields or stronger, despite or because of their scars. Works by Paulo Coelho. Here, the author mentions that this might be due to the fact that she was abandoned herself and wants to give all that love she could to her child which she didn’t receive from her birth mother.


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The writer elucidates the opinion that the Church has deviated by its stringent rules to the point where it no longer serves Jesus Christor as put in his words in one of the interviews: The Witch of Portobello Portuguese: The work also expounds a selection of philosophies, which bear a certain degree of similarity to Coelho’s teachings from previous novels and carry the characteristic imprint of his own ideas, as well as a citation regarding the ephemeral nature of desires, which appears in most of Coelho’s novels.

She goes into a London University to pursue Engineering at the age of 19 but it’s not what her heart wanted. How she ended up that way creates the intrigue sustaining the book. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. This page was poetobello edited on 26 Juneat

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