Antonio Machado

(26 July 1875 – 22 February 1939 / Seville)

Antonio Machado Poems

1. Inventario Galante 3/30/2010
2. La Saeta 3/30/2010
3. El Crimen Fue En Granada 3/30/2010
4. Yo Voy Soñando Caminos 3/30/2010
5. El Viajero 3/30/2010
6. He Andado Muchos Caminos 3/30/2010
7. Anoche Cuando Dormía 3/30/2010
8. Cantares 3/30/2010
9. To JośE MarίA Palacio 1/21/2003
10. Guadarrama 1/1/2004
11. Songs Of The High Country 1/21/2003
12. Passageways 1/21/2003
13. Has My Heart Gone To Sleep? 1/1/2004
14. Fields Of Soria 1/21/2003
15. The Wind, One Brilliant Day 1/1/2004
16. Last Night As I Was Sleeping 1/1/2004
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Last Night As I Was Sleeping

Last night as I was sleeping,
I dreamt—marvelous error!—
that a spring was breaking
out in my heart.
I said: Along which secret aqueduct,
Oh water, are you coming to me,
water of a new life
that I have never drunk?

Last night as I was sleeping,
I dreamt—marvelous error!—
that I had a beehive
here inside my heart.
And the golden bees
were making white combs
and sweet honey
from my old failures.

Last night as I was sleeping,
I dreamt—marvelous error!—
that a fiery sun was giving
light inside my heart.
It was fiery because I ...

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El Viajero

Está en la sala familiar, sombría,
y entre nosotros, el querido hermano
que en el sueño infantil de un claro día
vimos partir hacia un país lejano.

Hoy tiene ya las sienes plateadas,
un gris mechón sobre la angosta frente;
y la fría inquietud de sus miradas
revela un alma casi toda ausente.

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