Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Horacio Quiroga, (Salto, – Buenos Aires, ) Narrador uruguayo radicado en Argentina, considerado uno de los. INTERTEXTUALITIES IN HORACIO QUIROGA’S. EL ALMOHAD6N DE conflicts and tensions in the intertext of EI almohadon de plumas that enhance the. Esto es un cortometraje y adaptacion del cuento El almohadón de plumas del escritor Horacio Quiroga. Producción: Taller de FotoPeriodismo – Puerto Rico.
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However, she had thrown a veil over her old dreams, and still lived in the hostile house as if asleep, without wanting to think about anything until her husband came home.
Editions of The Feather Pillow / El almohadón de plumas by Horacio Quiroga
M Fowler rated it liked it Mar 27, He also excelled in portraying mental illness and hallucinatory states. One almoadon she suddenly transfixed her gaze.
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Open Preview See a Problem? Walking back and forth between the rooms, footsteps echoed throughout the whole house, as if its long neglect heightened the resonating sound. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Fiore rated it liked it Nov 24, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
She looked indifferently from one side to the other. The bite was barely perceptible. She smiled and took the hand of her husband between her own and caressed it for half an hour, trembling. Jordan lived in the living room, its lights also lit. The top feathers flew into the air, and the servant let out a scream of horror with her mouth wide open, her hands flying up to both sides of her face.
Jordan lifted it up; it was extraordinarily heavy. Anurag Neotia rated it liked it Jun 12, Angelica Perez Pasten rated it liked it May 25, After a moment she opened her mouth to scream, and her nostrils and lips pearled in sweat.
Jordan came over quickly and bent over the bed. The doctors returned in vain. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Mina rated it liked it Dec 21, Email required Address never made public.
Suddenly and with profound tenderness, Jordan slowly passed his hand over her head, and Alicia instantly broke down into tears, throwing her arms around his neck.
There in front of them was a finished life, bleeding out day by day, hour by hour, without even knowing why. All day long the lights were kept on in the profoundly silent room. The parasites that live on birds, usually very small, manage to grow to an enormous size under certain conditions.
Your translation does bring that Poe-esque quality to the story. It was so swollen that its mouth was barely pronounceable. Courtney rated it liked it Nov 01, The daily fluffing of the pillow without a doubt had slowed its progress at first, but ever since the young woman stopped moving the sucking went at a dizzying speed.
Then her cries ceased, and she stood awhile with her head hidden against his neck, unmoving, wordless.
Adriana rated it liked it Sep 24, Anna rated it liked it Aug 26, They observed her silently for a while and returned to the dining room. He walked back and forth between the far away walls for hours almojadon stopping, insatiable in his perseverance. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Finally one day plumae managed to make it to the garden supported against the arm of her husband. Return to Book Page. It was not strange then that she grew thin.
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