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I wish to make a noise with my feet.
I want my soul to find its proper body.
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And of all axioms this shall win the prize,— 'Tis better to be fortunate than wise.
September 5, 1914
January 23, 2018
Nicanor Segundo Parra Sandoval was a Chilean poet, mathematician, and physicist. He is considered an influential poet in Chile and throughout Latin America. Some rank him among the most important poets of Spanish language literature.
Poems & antipoems (1954)
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After-dinner declarations (2009)
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