Cecilio Apostol

(22 November 1877 - 8 September 1938 / Santa Cruz, Manila / Philippines)

Al Heroe Nacional - Poem by Cecilio Apostol

Weep not in the mystery of the tomb,
over the Spaniards’ momentary triumph,
for if a bullet your cranium destroye
your idea, in turn, an empire destroyed.


Comments about Al Heroe Nacional by Cecilio Apostol

  • Pranab K Chakraborty (5/15/2012 2:42:00 AM)


    IF A BULLET YOUR CRANIUM DESTROYE
    YOUR IDEA, IN TURN, AN EMPIRE DESTROYED.....

    Thousand times thousand the truth has been uttered by the archived writing. Nice put.
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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, May 15, 2012



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