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Prologue, First Edition of “La Peregrinacion De Bayoan”

In other words, what is nonessential for pereyrinacin will be essential for others, and while the others enjoy the brilliance of glory, power, and adventure, loving peregrinaacin country, science, art, right, truth, and beauty in themselves, the man who aspires to what is ideal condemns himself to obscurity, and in obscurity, and without the incentive of glory, power, and adventure, he will have to make all the efforts that the others make individually in order to excel in the partial development of a passion or ability.

The writer-general was a voice, and it depended on me to encourage him to talk in my favor before the public. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

For one reason or another, they were afraid of the book, and they praised it in silence, like those already mentioned, or they were silent before me and the public, like bayyon of the celebrated men in politics or letters who, already dead in the eyes of the world and politics and letters, deserve the respect of silence.

If this book earned it for me, then it would be the last; and if I was denied fame because of what the book represented, it would still be the last. Elric marked it as to-read Aug 28, Francis added it Sep 11, Write a customer review.


Prologue, Second Edition of “La Peregrinacion de Bayoan” – Eugenio Maria de Hostos

The most experienced of those zealots of glory thought that there would be some glory for him in writing the prologue to La peregrinaci6n, and one enthusiastic night, he asked my permission to do so.

A trip to my homeland presented her to me dominated, and I cursed the dominator. Sofia added it Mar 13, No trivia or quizzes yet. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

The general ended by begging me to come visit him and imploring me to tell him if and when I would come.

In my conscience, life had meant nothing more than the realization of thoughts, but by thinking secretly and in the solitude of bwyon inner thoughts, I did not commit myself to anything, while in thinking for everyone and with the far-reaching. A month or longer had gone by, when my landlord entered my room, handed me a letter and a book, and told me: I baton accepted it in advance and predicted fraternity between America and Spain, and even announced the idea of a federation with the Antilles.

From that night on, I read before a jury. I thought that since the book was unknown, and its author unknown, my generosity would arouse curiosity in the book.

La Peregrinacion de Bayoan

If one single Spaniard, and a Spaniard as illustrious and educated as he, was so deeply wounded oa so violently protested about just one of the many truths sprinkled throughout the book, then what protests, what complaints would not befall it when all Spaniards read it?

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Prologue, First Edition of “La Peregrinacion De Bayoan” – Eugenio Maria de Hostos

When I told him that what I had read him had just been written, the surprise he on his peeregrinacin was my reward and my incentive. I gave the excuse of how far I still had to go to reach the end of the book. But a personality that is born out of struggle and lq has the right to speak and be heard, because it has the conscience to be altruistic and exemplary.


How to tell the proud Mother Country that her entire history in the Americas was iniquitous? Let me relish the emotion which this part has stirred up in me. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Sofia marked it as to-read Mar 25, Marilu peregrinadin it liked it Jan 21, To ask other readers questions about La Peregrinacion De Bayoanplease sign up.

GJ rated it liked it Mar 17, And stoically feeding on my faith in men, I began to wait for the opinions of writers and critics. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers.

I handed him a book that was lying around, begged him to wait, and leaving him alone in one of my two rooms, I went into the other. I stopped reading, but kept on writing; and when Entrala came to suggest to me a publisher for the book, it was already halfway done. The book was necessary as a preliminary to that work, and to keep writing books was to keep losing time.

Once Spain was accused by an avenging pen, the conscience of the world would condemn her. And was that what I had proposed for myself?