Platero and I / Platero y Yo: A Dual Language Book by Juan Ramón Jiménez

By Juan Ramón Jiménez

Language note: Dual-language English/Spanish
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The most well-liked paintings by means of the good Spanish author Juan Ramón Jiménez (1881-1958), it is a sequence of autobiographical prose poems in regards to the wanderings in Andalusia of a poet and his donkey. This new, exact English translation is drawn from the 1917 variation.

This is the one dual-language version on hand.

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I can see you're dying to go into court, you know you are, and I must get to the grocery store. The MAID leaves. JUDGE B, an elderly judge and friend of JUDGE A, comes in. JUDGE B : What's the matter? This afternoon I have a rather dreadful case to deal with. affair. JUDGE B (he sits down): Yes, the S. JUDGE A (he suddenly stands still) : Who told you? JUDGE B : It was discussed over there yesterday afternoon. A nasty case. JUDGE JUDGE A: A begins to pace up and down. What do they say? JUDGE B : Nobody envies you.

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46 I Bertolt Brecht HUSBAND : If these reports of the priest trials don't stop, I won't order this paper any more. WIFE : And which one will you subscribe to? It's in all of them. HUSBAND : If all the papers carry filth like that, I'll read none. I couldn't know less of what's going on in the world. WIFE : A house cleaning doesn't hurt once in a while. HUSBAND : House cleaning! That's just politics. WIFE : Anyway it's no concern of ours : we're Lutherans. HUSBAND: It' s not a matter of indifference for our people if they can't think of a church without also thinking of such abominations.

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