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Writing Type: Poem


Keywords: Nuns, mystic poem, Colonial society

Archive: Other

Location Details: Extract reproduced in Lina Vera Lamperein, Presencia femenina en la literatura nacional, Santiago de Chile, 1994. No original reference details given.

Text: Hijo pródigo soy
que a tus pies adorables me postro arrepentido
a implorear tus piedades
quisiera estar llorando con lágrimas de sangre
sin cesar mientras viva mis culpas

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