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His poetic texts, some of them set to music and frequently performed at folk concerts, are familiar to the generations of Latin Americans who flock to hear him whenever he appears in public. Naturally, it resulted in a broken leg and a scratch from a brick. This is the finest collection of Benedetti stories available, so ccuentos a collection this gets 5 stars.

He has studied literary translation under Gregory Rabassa and translated stories by the Uruguayan poet and novelist, Mario Benedetti, from various collections including Montevideanos: The short story format makes it an easy read, though most stories will engage your mind deeply She let go of my hand without me having to ask her to do so.

Don’t have a Maroi And even if my only thought was about nothing, that was the sole reason for everything. Between and the return of the civilian government inhe lived in exile in Argentina, Peru, Cuba, and Spain. By not thinking about anything, one would become nonexistent, which was death. Besides, the upper footpath was my best source of enjoyment at the time.

The upper footpath was prettier than usual.

I love the stories of Benedetti and was happy to see the Cuentos Completos available in Amazon’s Kindle store. This novel, written in the form montevideanod a diary, has been published in more than one hundred editions, translated into nineteen languages, and has been msrio for the stage, screen, radio, and television. Write a customer review. Between andhe lived in Buenos Aires almost continuously. He has written for magazines, newspapers, and various periodicals and journals in Uruguay, Argentina, and Mexico.


In the late fifties and sixties, he traveled extensively in Latin America, Europe, and the U. When something like that benevetti, my grandmother would punish me for my inappropriate mischief and deny me the footpath for a couple of days. Because it had rained the night before, the mud was cool and the bricks were striking.

If I had had a mother and father, everything would have been different.

The Upper Footpath

If, on the cuehtos, there was Something, not only would I win, but I would know it. Cuentos and included in Cuentos Completos. The second was that the only way of knowing this was by dying. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. The publisher should be able to rectify this. Second Edition Prentice Hall, August Share your thoughts with other customers.

See all free Kindle reading apps. Cinco estrellas para Benedetti y tres estrellas para monteviedanos editorial. So, when I finished reflecting on open subjects the flies, my knee, the speakerI would sit in front of the henhouse to eat crackers and think about death.

cuenntos Then, she would smile at me understandingly, without her dentures, and invite me to the upper footpath. But when I seemed to be reaching the complete void, my complete disappearance, I discovered that, finally, I was thinking about not thinking. Therefore, ,ario decided to die in a short period of time.

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After hesitating for a moment, he decided to overtake her, ultimately ending up at her feet after attempting a series of quick, expressive hugs. Credit offered by NewDay Ltd, over 18s only, subject to status. It was truly moving to see us, my grandmother and me, go out in the afternoon, my hand in her hand, smiling and pleasant, stopping in the plaza to greet the shoemaker who was talking about crimes while he mended, and also going into the pharmacy so that the pharmacist could fill my right pocket with honey or peppermint candy.


Cuentos, La Muerte y Otra Sorpresas: I know that it had a bright red brick border and it was about two meters above the dirt road. There is no table of contents that I can find anyway and not even a way to move from one story to another. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. I’d re-buy in a heartbeat. Before going out, I gave myself the cuentls of reflecting on the subject of The Grandmother.

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English translation copyright mntevideanos Harry Morales, And in the end, this was more important to me than all the other arguments. That doesn’t seem acceptable in a collection this comprehensive.

Since the subject was death, before anything it was necessary to conceive it. Whenever there was a very prolonged dry spell lasting for many days, the muddy road would become dusty. Showing of 1 reviews. Benedetti is a master, and this is a great collection. See our Returns Policy. I’m detracting 2 stars simply because there is no TOC, meaning that to get maro a particular story you have to leaf trough the entire volume.