The Gift - Gaucho Traditions - Brazil.
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Gift, in Rio Grande do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul is the woman, according to the traditionalist movement gaucho, and partner is the pawn.
The term "Gift" has the meaning of something precious, valuable, irreplaceable for the Gaucho. It is a form of courtesy used by men to talk to women.