Gustavo Adolfo Becquer
Gustavo Adolfo Becquer Poems
- Rima Xi —Yo soy ardiente, yo soy morena, yo soy el símbolo ...
- Rimas Liii Volveran las obscuras golondrinas En tu balcon ...
- Una Mujer Me Ha Envenenado El ... Una mujer me ha ...
- Rimas I Yo se un himno gigante y extrano Que anuncia en la ...
- Rimas Xiii Tu pupila es azul, y cuando ries, Su claridad ...
- Rimas Xxiii Por una mirada, un mundo; Por una sonrisa, un ...
- Rima Xx Sabe, si alguna vez tus labios rojos quema ...
Gustavo Adolfo Domínguez Bastida, better known as Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer, was an Andalusian post-romanticist writer of poetry and short stories, now considered one of the most important figures in Spanish literature. He adopted the alias of Bécquer as his brother Valeriano Bécquer, a painter, had done earlier. He was associated with the post-romanticism movement and wrote while realism was enjoying success in Spain. He was moderately well known during his life, but it was after his death that most of his works were published.
His best known works are the Rhymes and the Legends, usually published together as Rimas y leyendas. These poems and tales are essential to the study of ... more »
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—Yo soy ardiente, yo soy morena,
yo soy el símbolo de la pasión,
de ansia de goces mi alma está llena.
¿A mí me buscas?
—No es a ti, no.
—Mi frente es pálida, mis trenzas de oro:
puedo brindarte dichas sin fin,
yo de ternuras guardo un tesoro.
¿A mí me llamas?
—No, no es a ti.
—Yo soy un sueño, un imposible,
vano fantasma de niebla y luz;
soy incorpórea, soy intangible:
no puedo amarte.
—¡Oh ven, ven tú!