Cuentos de amor de locura y de muerte es un libro de cuentos de Horacio Quiroga publicado El almohadón de plumas · El perro rabioso (relato excluido a partir de la tercera edición); A la deriva · La insolación · El alambre de púa · Los . La insolación. Español. Book ID: La insolación. Book cover may not be accurate (+) Horacio Quiroga (23 books). Wikipedia: See this author on. La insolación. JK. juliana kraus. Updated 4 December Transcript. La Insolación. Contenido. -Corta biografía del autor. -Movimientos literarios a los que.

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It is distributed on smashwords. It was in that moment when Old, who was in front, saw Mister Jones behind the fence of the house, dressed in white, headed towards them.

La insolación

Cathaysa marked it as to-read Sep 30, In memory of what he had suffered he licked the full expanse of the toe. The dogs arched upon their paws and barked with cautious fury as Death drew nearer.

The arched bushels that crested at the height of his chest twisted themselves together into a solid block. Mister Jones, with a towel around his shoulders stood for a moment at the edge of the ranch and looked toward the sun, already overhead.

They turned their heads to see if any horses had made their way insolacipn to the field before returning to their work. He did nothing that whole morning. Meanwhile the eastern sky commenced glowing in a fan shaped blaze of purple and the horizon lost its early morning precision.

Sunstroke – Translation of Quiroga story La Insolacion | owenlindsayboyd

Finally, the sun insolaciin behind the black line of palms above the riverbed, and in the calm of the silver night, the qhiroga positioned themselves around the ranch, where in the top floor Mister Jones recommenced his hidden abuse. Notify me of new comments via email. The puppy, with subtle remembrance, turned his head, comparing the two, towards his Master and barked. In recent years I self-published a trilogy of novels dealing, principally, with the themes of healing and reconciliation.


He stopped at the edge of the field, stretched out on the hill, his eyes half-closed, wiggled his nose, and laid down calmly. You are insolavion using your WordPress. The puppy could only bark. The siesta hour hung heavy, weighed down with light and silence.

In the silent landscape the dazzling sun vibrated the air on all sides, distorting the view. The farmhands saw him fall and carried him with haste to the ranch.

To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Jones go though the wire fence and for an instant believed he was going to take the wrong direction. The burning heat that had grown incessantly for the last three days added to the suffocating of decomposing time. He had removed a flea the day before.

This entry was posted in Translated work, Spanish to English. I have spent a considerable amount of time since the late eighties living and working in a wide range of communities in many different parts of the world. They poured out their dry convulsive cries in a chorus of desolate howling behind the sustained cry of Prince while the others began to howl anew.

The puppy, incredulous, began to walk over when Prince showed inolacion his teeth. Insolacipn night wore on and the four older dogs, in a group beneath the moonlight, their snouts extended and swollen with their moans — snouts so well-fed and caressed by the master they were going to lose — continued whimpering their domestic misery. The others got up also, but knsolacion their hackles on high alert.


The puppy, suddenly remembering, turned to his owner and confronted him. Towards the west, the fields widened and extended out into the valley, framed by the inescapable shadowed line in the distance. The Indians shared the dogs who returned immediately to being skinny and mangy dogs, who go out stealthily every night to steal ears of corn from the far off fields.

La Insolación / Sunstroke – Translated Works of Horacio Quiroga

He quickly ate lunch and got on. He had not slept.

The horse walked with its head lowered, apparently unsure which route to follow. The other dogs rose too, their hair bristling. As soon as he had concluded his mission and was free, the poor horse, whose midsection was covered in lashes, shook her lowered head and fell to her side.

Prince followed her stalkingly with his eyes, and then leapt up.

Unfastened, its mission completed, the poor horse, whose flanks bore the marks of countless beatings with the whip, shook and lowered its head and collapsed on its side.