Rafael Pombo


El Buho y el Palomo


Érase un búho, dechado
de egoísmo el más perfecto,
de todo siempre esquivado,
cual si diera resfriado
su agrio, antipático aspecto.

'¿Por qué me aborrecerán?'
Dijo irritado y confuso
a un palomito galán.
-'Por culpa tuya', él repuso:
'Ama, oh, búho y te amarán'.

Submitted: Thursday, September 13, 2012

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