Ramon Lopez Velarde

(1888-1921 / Mexico)

Y Pensar Que Pudimos...


Y pensar que extraviamos
La senda milagrosa
En que se hubiera abierto
Nuestra ilusión, como una perenne rosa…

Y pensar que pudimos
Enlazar nuestras manos
Y apurar en un beso
La comunión de fértiles veranos…

Y pensar que pudimos
En una onda secreta
De embriaguez, deslizarnos,
Valsando un vals sin fin, por el planeta…

Y pensar que pudimos,
Al rendir la jornada,
Desde la sosegada
Sombra de tu portal y en una suave
Conjunción de existencias,
Ver las cintilaciones del zodíaco
Sobre la sombra de nuestras conciencias…

Submitted: Monday, September 06, 2010

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