Jose Asuncion Silva

(1865 - 1896 / Colombia)

Jose Asuncion Silva Poems

41. Edenia 9/14/2012
42. Dusk 4/6/2010
43. Diego Fallón 9/14/2012
44. Día de difuntos 9/14/2012
45. Crisalidas 9/14/2012
46. Crepúsculo1 9/14/2012
47. Crepusculo 3 9/14/2012
48. Chrysalises 4/6/2010
49. Childhood 4/6/2010
50. Cápsulas 9/14/2012
51. Butterflies 4/6/2010
52. Ars 9/14/2012
53. Armonías 9/14/2012
54. Al Oído Del Lector 9/14/2012
55. Adriana 9/14/2012
56. A veces 9/14/2012
57. A un Pesimista 9/14/2012
58. A ti (Silva) 9/14/2012

Chrysalises

The little girl, though very ill,
Went out one morning
To wander, with faltering footsteps,
The nearby hill.
She brought back mountain flowers
In which she hid
A chrysalis and, unknowing, set it
Close beside her bed.

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