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By Alejo Carpentier

Un gran escritor no escribe obras menores, y los cuentos de Alejo Carpentier demuestran esta verdad. Hombres, mujeres, espacio y tiempo, metáforas, y, sobre todo, un prodigioso y único estilo, barroco y a los angeles vez geométricamente preciso, forman los fragmentos de mundo aquí reunidos. Tal vez porque al carecer de unidad novelística estos relatos se expanden en diferentes direcciones, como un universo en movimiento, el lector puede disfrutar el placer de una fascinante aventura: leer las novelas que Carpentier no escribió en medio siglo de paciente y espléndida consagración a los angeles palabra.

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The priest was shown into the lounge, where the father and their three children were sitting. The priest attempted to make polite conversation, but was thwarted by the dog's antics. The dog smelled like it hadn't been washed in months, tracked mud allover the carpet and furniture, and ~obbled up some biscuits that the mother had thoughtfully provided. The priest decided it might be best to leave before the dog became even more embarrassing. " the priest exclaimed. " THE puppy In Chester, England, a young girl was thrilled to get a puppy for her birthday.

I was minding my own business, sitting in the back garden, when this kitten drops out of the sky and into my lap! " The man went back into his house and returned with the meowing kitten. BLUEBERRY CAT A woman from Richmond, Virginia, had just baked a blueberry pie and set it on the table to cool, when her two sons came home from school. The mother told them she was just going to visit the woman next door and they were not to touch the pie, as it was for dessert later. The boys helped themselves to a cold drink and were about to go outside and play, when the lure of the freshly-baked blueberry pie pulled them back and they decided to risk a small bite.

The city man had been too thick to know the difference between a bull and a deer. The farmer couldn't believe his luck-$3,500 the richer and three weeks worth of venison. 56 ANIMALS THE VISIT In Waterford, Ireland, a local priest was making the usual rounds of his parish. A family had just moved into the area and the priest was eager to make a good first impression to welcome them. As the priest approached the family's house, he noticed a large, playful dog in the front garden and gave it a friendly pat.

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