by José Juan Tablada (1871 - 1945)
Translation © by Andrew Schneider

Pavo real, largo fulgor
Language: Spanish (Español) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Pavo real, largo fulgor,
Por el gallinero demócrata
Pasas como una procesión...

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Word count: 12

Peacock, long in splendor
Language: English  after the Spanish (Español) 
Peacock, long in splendor,
Near the democratic henhouse
You pass as if you were the parade.

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Translations of title(s):
"Pavo real" = "Peacock"
"El pavo real" = "The peacock"


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This text was added to the website: 2019-12-24
Line count: 3
Word count: 16