diumenge, 9 de desembre de 2018

DITA DE LA SETMANA

Per ser feliços és millor modificar els nostres desitjos que l'ordre del món. (Descartes)

ALEGRÍA


Llegué por el dolor a la alegría.
Supe por el dolor que el alma existe.
Por el dolor, allá en mi reino triste,
un misterioso sol amanecía.

Era alegría la mañana fría
y el viento loco y cálido que embiste.
( Alma que verdes primaveras viste
maravillosamente se rompía. )

Así la siento más. Al cielo apunto
y me responde cuando le pregunto
con dolor tras dolor para mi herida.

Y mientras se ilumina mi cabeza
ruego por el que he sido en la tristeza
a las divinidades de la vida.

                                                José Hierro

RIPPLE


Aquest tema dels The Grateful Dead apareixia al seu disc “American Beauty” i es va convertir en un dels seus temes clàssics.

RIPPLE
If my words did glow with the gold of sunshine
And my tunes were played on the harp unstrung
Would you hear my voice come through the music
Would you hold it near as it were your own?
It's a hand-me-down, the thoughts are broken
Perhaps they're better left unsung
I don't know, don't really care
Let there be songs to fill the air
Ripple in still water
When there is no pebble tossed
Nor wind to blow
Reach out your hand if your cup be empty
If your cup is full may it be again
Let it be known there is a fountain
That was not made by the hands of men
There is a road, no simple highway
Between the dawn and the dark of night
And if you go no one may follow
That path is for your steps alone
Ripple in still water
When there is no pebble tossed
Nor wind to blow
You who choose to lead must follow
But if you fall you fall alone
If you should stand then who's to guide you?
If I knew the way I would take you home