Las inquietudes de Shanti Andia

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Author: Pío Baroja
Published: 1920
Language: Spanish
Wordcount: 93,730 / 297 pg
LoC Category: PQ
Downloads: 3,126
Added to site: 2005.07.06
mnybks.net#: 10858
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ez en los ojos; me quedaría contemplando horas y horas el pasar una nube o el correr una fuente. Quizá viviendo en tierra se hubiera desarrollado en mí el sentido musical, como en muchos de mis paisanos; en el mar se ha ampliado, se ha alargado mi sentido óptico.

Muchas veces me he figurado ser únicamente dos pupilas, algo como un espejo o una cámara obscura para reflejar la Naturaleza.

Soy, además, al decir de mi familia, un tanto novelero, un tanto curioso y amigo de novedades. Pero, ¿qué es la curiosidad--digo yo para defenderme--sino el deseo de saber, de comprender lo que se ignora?

A mí me gusta ver; y si hay una molestia o un peligro para satisfacer mi curiosidad, no tengo inconveniente en afrontarlo.

Soy también patriota a mi modo, sin sentido tradicional alguno. No conozco la historia de España, y realmente no me preocupa gran cosa. Si me preguntaran quién fué Wamba o Atanagildo, me vería en un gran aprieto; pero, a pesar de no conocer nada o casi nada la historia de mi país, cuando despu

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