Mobile menu

Off topic: Emotional lethargy
Thread poster: Leonardo Parachú

Leonardo Parachú  Identity Verified
Local time: 10:09
English to Spanish
+ ...
Feb 12, 2005

OK, no me pregunten por qué pero me salió en inglés. Espero que la disfruten:

Emotional lethargy

So, if it should come to this,
How could I possibly avoid it?
Is my will strong enough to prevent it?
Is it my fault that the world spins so quickly?
And if indeed I can refrain myself,
Wouldn´t I be falling deeper into despair?
Would this ever running villain called time
Forgive my emotional lethargy?
Or should I simply feed my ego
And bury my “I can´t go through it alone” feelings
Only to keep bleeding on the inside?
Or should I just trust you;
Making past treasons, lies and arrogant attitudes vanish
And accept a mutual commitment to happiness
Once and for all.
Life can be threatening,
Some people have chosen to act threatening themselves
As if they could become friends with life that way.
Psychologists would say “Identification with agressor”
I would say, fear, fear, fear:
Fear of dying, worse, fear of being alive.
I know, I had to take on that attitude for a time
And please believe me, it can be useful
But it certainly is futile too.
“All´s well that ends well” I recall reading once
Well, no one ever doubted Shakespeare´s words, have they?

Saludos, besos y abrazos según corresponda


[Edited at 2005-02-12 20:01]


Direct link Reply with quote
 
Susana Galilea  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 08:09
English to Spanish
+ ...
tanto como "disfrutarla", no sé... Feb 13, 2005

Leonardo Parachú wrote:
OK, no me pregunten por qué pero me salió en inglés. Espero que la disfruten:



Me parece que últimamente me siento demasiado cercana a este tema como para disfrutarlo, pero siempre reconforta saberse acompañada en el esfuerzo por otros seres humanos.

Un saludo afectuoso,

Susana Galilea
Accredited Translator EN-ES
sgalilea@ispwest.com
www.accentonspanish.com


Direct link Reply with quote
 


To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:


You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

Emotional lethargy

Advanced search






PerfectIt consistency checker
Faster Checking, Greater Accuracy

PerfectIt helps deliver error-free documents. It improves consistency, ensures quality and helps to enforce style guides. It’s a powerful tool for pro users, and comes with the assurance of a 30-day money back guarantee.

More info »
TM-Town
Manage your TMs and Terms ... and boost your translation business

Are you ready for something fresh in the industry? TM-Town is a unique new site for you -- the freelance translator -- to store, manage and share translation memories (TMs) and glossaries...and potentially meet new clients on the basis of your prior work.

More info »



All of ProZ.com
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs