Antonio Justel Rodriguez

REPUBLICANISM

REPUBLICANISM

... this principle,
this gift of equality and identical in being,
this excellence, this intimate radiance, this civic justice,
Where was she, who brought her to us?
… Because open to the sublime song of reason and heart,
the ages of slavery and exile of body and soul are now in a hurry,
behold, the XXI arrives demanding ballot boxes, and votes, and scrutinies,
minutes and proclamations, exact verdicts with which he exhales and lives in triumph
democracy and its virtue;
… Time has expired and the citizen and redemptive fire demands its establishment:
the universal being, his honor or his guide, his beacon or civil light: the republic;
not in vain - I go back and say - I am his champion, I, I am his prince.


Antonio Justel Rodriguez
"Orion of Panthoseas"
http://www.oriondepanthoseas.com 
 

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