Antonio Machado

(26 July 1875 – 22 February 1939 / Seville)

Antonio Machado Poems

1. Inventario Galante 3/30/2010
2. To JośE MarίA Palacio 1/21/2003
3. Guadarrama 1/1/2004
4. La Saeta 3/30/2010
5. Songs Of The High Country 1/21/2003
6. El Crimen Fue En Granada 3/30/2010
7. Fields Of Soria 1/21/2003
8. El Viajero 3/30/2010
9. Yo Voy Soñando Caminos 3/30/2010
10. Passageways 1/21/2003
11. Anoche Cuando Dormía 3/30/2010
12. He Andado Muchos Caminos 3/30/2010
13. Cantares 3/30/2010
14. Has My Heart Gone To Sleep? 1/1/2004
15. The Wind, One Brilliant Day 1/1/2004
16. Last Night As I Was Sleeping 1/1/2004
Best Poem of Antonio Machado

Last Night As I Was Sleeping

Last night as I was sleeping,
I dreamt—marvelous error!—
that a spring was breaking
out in my heart.
I said: Along which secret aqueduct,
Oh water, are you coming to me,
water of a new life
that I have never drunk?

Last night as I was sleeping,
I dreamt—marvelous error!—
that I had a beehive
here inside my heart.
And the golden bees
were making white combs
and sweet honey
from my old failures.

Last night as I was sleeping,
I dreamt—marvelous error!—
that a fiery sun was giving
light inside my heart.
It was fiery because I ...

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El Viajero

Está en la sala familiar, sombría,
y entre nosotros, el querido hermano
que en el sueño infantil de un claro día
vimos partir hacia un país lejano.

Hoy tiene ya las sienes plateadas,
un gris mechón sobre la angosta frente;
y la fría inquietud de sus miradas
revela un alma casi toda ausente.

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