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MENTIRA lyrics

LYRICS: Celedonio Esteban Flores
MUSIC: Francisco Pracanico

Vos sabes que fuiste para mi
la luz de mi cabeza alocada...
El porque de mi pobre vivir
que ayer alimentaste de amor...
!Muñequita de trapo
que yo adore santamente!...
!Y fingias quererme!...
!Mentira, mentira, no tienes perdon!

Me preguntan cuales son
las causas por que vos
quebraste mi felicidad...
Por que razon fatal
vos me causaste tanto mal...
No te vengo a mendigar
cariño que tal vez
a otro le entregaste
como a mi...
!Ni mi arrepentimiento
de haberte querido asi!...

Y pensar que yo te vi llorar
de amor, entre mis brazos de hombre...
Te escuche jurarme tu querer
por todo lo más grande que hay...
Por tu santa viejita
que Dios la tenga en la gloria.
!Y eran todas mentiras,
mentiras, mentiras de mala mujer!

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From Carole McCurdy: After that tanda, I found that every man I danced with that evening had something beautiful to offer, no matter their postural eccentricites or limitations of technique. In fact, their eccentricities and limitations were something to be respected and accorded a value, something that added rich flavor to the dance. If my partner is stiff as a board, well, it means that we begin the tanda by doing the 'stiff as a board' tango, which can offer some very creative moments of shared comedy, playing close to the edge of being off-balance. Whee-ha-ha. Maybe by the end of the tanda our dance will have expanded into something more soft and flexible and grounded, maybe not. The cortina has its own great value, after all.
I left the milonga that night feeling thrilled and humbled. How sorely I had underestimated these 'bad dancers,' how foolishly I had cheated myself out of the deeper pleasures of connecting in the dance. It wan't somebody else's fat ego getting in the way of dancing, it was my own.
Astrid responds: It works both ways. The great advantage (and burden) that women have in dancing the tango is that it enables them to experience a hundred different worlds, by dancing with different men and, if they are sensitive and intuitive enough, for a while becoming that man's creation to certain extent, for better or for worse...
It also works the other way round. One of the best dancers has told me that he dances in a different way with every woman, because she inspires him to do certain moves.
And the total is then always more than just the sum of its parts. Wish that in real life we also had some music to guide us to follow each other's steps...

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