José Corazón de Jesús

(22 November 1896 – 26 May 1932 / Santa Maria, Bulacan / Philippines)

Puso, Ano Ka?


Ang puso ng tao ay isang batingaw,
sa palo ng hirap, umaalingawngaw
hihip lang ng hapis pinakadaramdam,
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'Heart, What Are You? ' (1928) is a Tagalog poem written by the acclaimed Filipino poet Jose Corazon de Jesus. He compares the heart to a bell and a clock, among other things, in the most insightful, poetic way.

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