I only recently (last six or seven years) learned to read Spanish. It is an excellent exercise for one’s brain. El Jarama is written almost entirely in dialogue, much. About Rafael Sánchez Ferlosio: Hijo del escritor y uno de los principales ideólogos del falangismo Rafael Sánchez Mazas y de la italiana. 1 quote from El Jarama: ‘Nosotros estamos enseñados a que son malas ciertas cosas y de ahí que las aborrecemos y nos da asco de ellas; pero igual podíamo.

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Want to Read saving…. Every morning he would put on his bright red shoes and have them cleaned. Or they stepped on the spread-out sheets, undershirts, or pink chemises clinging to the ground like the gay shadow of a handsome young girl. Discover new books on Goodreads.

Rafael Sánchez Ferlosio – Viquipèdia, l’enciclopèdia lliure

Rate this book Clear rating 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. He slept in a pension where no one else stayed. He liked to argue, to go visiting in houses. Mientras no cambien los dioses, nada ha cambiado 4. He would dance in the elevators and on the landings, spill ink wells, beat on pianos with his rigid little gloved hands. Just a moment while we sign you in ek your Goodreads account.

Don Zana used to walk through the outskirts of Madrid feelosio catch small dirty fish in the Manzanares. The fruitseller’s daughter, with her quince-lips, still bloodless, ingenuously kissed that slice-of-watermelon laugh.


This lady was waiting for a husband. Want to Read saving… Error rating book. Jarmaa felt his dry, wooden slap; many listened to his odious songs, and all saw him dance on the tables.

Don Zana kept the pits to make her believe he loved her. He had a disagreeable voice, like the breaking of dry reeds; he talked more than anyone, and he got drunk at the little tables ferlksio the taverns.

Rafael Sánchez Ferlosio (Author of El Jarama)

Sometimes they stole into the patios; they ate up the parsley, a little green terlosio of parsley, in the summer, in the watered shade of the patios, in the cool windows of the basements at foot level. Her flesh was slack and she was some forty-five years old. This was Don Zana ‘The Marionette,’ the one who used to dance on the tables and the coffins.

Perhaps she had been waiting since she was fifteen. Refresh and try again.

Then he would light a fire of dry leaves and fry them. Don Zana ferlozio the flower pots with his hand and he laughed at everything.

Comentarios A La Historia 4. The girl cried when days passed without Don Ferloslo going by her street. Margaret Jull Costa Translator. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Sign in with Facebook Sign in options.

It was that time, the story of Don Zana ‘The Marionette,’ he with the hair of cream-colored string, he with the large and empty laugh like a slice of watermelon, the one of the Tra-kay, tra-kay, tra-kay, tra-kay, tra-kay, tra on the tables, on the coffins.

He awoke one morning, hanging in the dusty storeroom of a theater, next to a lady of the eighteenth century, with many white ringlets and a cornucopia of a face.


Then, then was the story of Don Zana ‘The Marionette.

El Jarama Quotes

He wore a white shirt, a jacket of green flannel, a bow tie, light trousers, and shoes of Corinthian red on his little dancing feet. A rose and mauve lady that had not yet ferloaio her flesh and her beauty into dark clothes, and still waited, like a rose stripped of its petals, with her faded colors and her artificial smile, bitter as a grimace.

Jaramx would throw the cards into the air when he lost, and he didn’t stoop over to pick them up. The fruitseller’s daughter fell in love with him and gave him apricots and plums. Topics Mentioning This Author. He would breakfast on a large cup of chocolate and he would not return until night or dawn. One day he took her out derlosio a walk. They were dragging their heavy wool, eating the grass among jaraa rubbish, bleating to the neighborhood.

Esas Yndias Equivocadas Y Malditas: His chest was a trapezoid. It was when there were geraniums on the balconies, sunflower-seed stands in the Moncloa, herds of yearling sheep in the vacant lots of the Guindalera.