“En memoria de Paulina” is a short story by Bioy Casares included in the anthology The Celestial Plot The story is written in first person. The author is in love. Get this from a library! En memoria de Paulina. [Alejandro Areal Vélez; Cecilia Biagni; Marcelo Silva; Luis Rubio; Leandro Bardach; Adolfo Bioy Casares;]. When he tells his friend, Morgan, about seeing Paulina, Morgan informs him that Montaro Included Work: Bioy Casares, Adolfo En memoria de Paulina.

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Lau Blanco rated it really liked it Biot 03, You can read the original here. Then I found myself on a dry street.

Having already drunk all the milk, he now proceeded to scoop up the pieces of bread from the bottom of the bowl. We casarres always drink a cup of black coffee towards the end of the afternoon. I wanted to devote myself to the contemplation of her image. Ana rated it really liked it Nov 04, As if on the dark edge of an abyss, in an angle of the mirror, at the right of Paulina appeared the little horse of green stone.


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Paulina rated it liked it Oct 26, It seems to me but, in addition to relapsing into those same mistakes, I am unfaithful to that evening that mfmoria corrected them with excessive determination. Not having any desire to go out to eat, I was afraid of running into someone I knew. Sep 11, Florencia rated it really liked it Shelves: Or was everything a sham?

Also a journalist and translator, he was a friend and collaborator with his fellow countryman Jorge Luis Borges, with whom he wrote six books and created the character H. At the time that it occurred, the vision did not seem strange.

En memoria de Paulina

Rested, I would see everything with greater understanding. I said to myself: I got up at half past seven, took a long bath and slowly got dressed.

I looked at the clock: She died knowing that her marriage to Montero had been a mistake — an atrocious mistake — and that we were the truth. Jamesreader rated it it was ok Aug 09, I caught a glimpse of a whitish liquid, and, floating, a piece of bread.

Montero, who was in the garden, felt it directly on his body.


Return to Book Page. Morgan received me in bed, his face in a giant bowl which he held with both hands. The key to what happened is hidden in the visit that Paulina paid me on the eve of my departure. This was when I asked Morgan:. Sol Gazzia rated it really liked it Nov 22, Paulina, in other times, would not have me,oria anyone.

En memoria de Paulina by Adolfo Bioy Casares

She came back from the dead in order to love me. This had not happened the night before this morning, but on the night before my trip to Europe.

It was a day as clear as crystal and very cold. Cathie rated it liked it Oct 12, Me gusta el azul, me gustan las uvas, me gusta el hielo, me gustan las rosas, me gustan los caballos blancos. Feb 05, Noris rated it it was amazing Casaree He asked me, as he always had:.