Manuel Gonzalez Prada

(1844-1918 / Peru)

Amar Sin Ser Querido - Poem by Manuel Gonzalez Prada

Un dolor jamás dormido,
una gloria nunca cierta,
una llaga siempre abierta,
es amar sin ser querido.

Corazón que siempre fuiste
bendecido y adorado,
tú no sabes, ¡ay!, lo triste
de querer no siendo amado.

A la puerta del olvido
llama en vano el pecho herido:
Muda y sorda está la puerta;
que una llaga siempre abierta
es amar sin ser querido.


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Poem Submitted: Thursday, September 16, 2010



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