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Crótalo

Language: Spanish (Español)

Crótalo.
Crótalo.
Crótalo.
Escarabajo sonoro.

En la araña
de la mano
rizas el aire
cálido,
y te ahogas en tu trino
de palo.

Crótalo.
Crótalo.
Crótalo.
Escarabajo sonoro.


Translation(s): ENG

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Submitted by Ivo Zandhuis

Authorship


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Richard Gard) , "Castanet", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2005-01-11.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:11
Line count: 14
Word count: 28

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Castanet

Language: English after the Spanish (Español)

Castanet.
Castanet.
Castanet.
Raucous black beetle.
 
In the spider legs
of a hand
you curl the hot
air
and drown in your trill
of wood.
 
Castanet.
Castanet.
Castanet.
Raucous black beetle.


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Text added to the website: 2010-02-03.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:33
Line count: 14
Word count: 31