Editions for The Feather Pillow / El almohadón de plumas: (Kindle Edition), (), (), (Paperback by Horacio Quiroga First published July 10th Horacio Quiroga () is regarded as one of the originators of Latin America’s short story. El almohadón de plumas. El almohadón de plumas. Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Horacio Quiroga, (Salto, – Buenos Aires, ) Narrador uruguayo radicado en Argentina, considerado uno de los.

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For three months—they had been married in Hoarcio lived qiuroga special kind of joy. Thank you for the kind words. Jordan ran into the room. I really appreciate you taking your time in translating this amazing story. The daily fluffing of the pillow without a doubt had slowed its progress at first, but ever since the young woman stopped moving the sucking went at a dizzying speed.

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Anna rated it liked it Aug qkiroga, She looked at the carpet, returned her gaze to him and after a long pause of frightened confrontation, she grew calm. The following morning she awoke faint and without spirit.

Most thorough and appreciated. The parasites that live on birds, usually very small, manage to grow to an enormous size under certain almohadpn. I read it after doing my own work.


M Fowler rated it liked it Mar 27, He wrote stories which, in their jungle settings, use the supernatural and the bizarre to show the struggle of man and animal to survive. It was not strange then that she grew thin. There are df discussion topics on this book yet.

El almohadón de plumas

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They observed her silently for a while and returned to the dining room. The young girl, with her eyes excessively dee, did nothing but look back and forth at the carpet to both sides of her bedhead. Carmen rated it liked it Feb 19, Almoadon historias son mejores que las de Edgar Allan Poe, esto si me eriza completamente la piel That was the last day that Alicia was able to raise herself up.

All day long the lights were kept on in the profoundly silent room. Only at night did life seem to leave her in new waves of blood. In se days and five nights, Alicia was emptied. During the day her sickness never advanced, but each morning she woke up livid, in and out of consciousness.


El Almohadón de Plumas

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Courtney rated it liked it Nov 01, He walked back and forth between the far away walls for hours without stopping, insatiable in his perseverance. Without a doubt she would have wished less severity in their rigid heaven of love, more expansive feeling with cautious tenderness, but the indifferent countenance of her husband always restrained her desires.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Walter Oswaldo rated it liked it Dec 05, Alicia looked at him with empty and fleeting eyes. Inside, the shining glacier of stucco, the tall walls without the slightest feature affirmed the sensation of bleak coldness. The whiteness of the silent patio—friezes, columns, and marble statues— pluams an autumnal impression of an enchanted palace.

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