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Mi Ultimo Adiós

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Author: José Rizal
Published: 1896
Language: Spanish
Wordcount: 1,804 / 14 pg
LoC Category: PQ
Downloads: 1,993
Added to site: 2006.06.17
mnybks.net#: 14027
Genre: Poetry

Dr. José Rizal wrote this last poem before he was executed on December 30,1896 in Bagumbayan.

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Mi Ultimo Adios

Adios, Patria adorada, region del sol querida,
Perla del Mar de Oriente, nuestro perdido Eden!
A darte voy alegre la triste mustia vida,
Y fuera más brillante más fresca, más florida,
Tambien por tí la diera, la diera por tu bien.

En campos de batalla, luchando con delirio
Otros te dan sus vidas sin dudas, sin pesar;
El sitio nada importa, ciprés, laurel ó lirio,
Cadalso ó campo abierto, combate ó cruel martirio,
Lo mismo es si lo piden la patria y el hogar.

Yo muero cuando veo que el cielo se colora
Y al fin anuncia el día trás lóbrego capuz;
Si grana necesitas para teñir tu aurora,
Vierte la sangre mía, derrámala en buen hora
Y dórela un reflejo de su naciente luz.

Mis sueños cuando apenas muchacho adolescente,
Mis sueños cuando joven ya lleno de vigor,
Fueron el verte un día, joya del mar de oriente
Secos los negros ojos, alta la tersa frente,

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Average Rating of 3 from 1 reviews: ***
2007.01.18
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it is so nic to read that poem and we all know that jose rizal was the heroes that we are going to salute...


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