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El Comendador declara, que moteja a su vezina, y que cada dia ponia nuevo cuerno a su marido. Tres cosas ay en este refran muy notables. l. a. primera, el dolor que muestra los angeles vezina. l. a. segunda, los angeles semejanca que trae normal del ciervo. l. a. tercera, el dano que recibe el marido. Es l. a. verdad que, considerando bien este negocio, no period para escrivirse, pero teniendo entre manos los angeles materia, y viendo que ay de todo en ella, somos obligados a buscar cosas que hasta agora no han tratado muchos, y dizense en nuestra lengua cosas que, pidiendo razon, no se sabe dar. Porque en castellano ay pocos libros curiosos y que aprovechen para saber. He preguntado a muchos, que por que se llama uno cornudo. Y como el dicho es tan odioso, me responden que si es pulla. Esto dizen los mas alterados. Otros, que no han provocado tal cosa. Otros, que les guarde Dios de tal sobrenombre. Otros, que no es menester saberlo. y assi digo yo, por cierto porne lo que he hallado. Y al fin, si no acertare en ello, tengase por entendido que en este negocio lo mejor es errarse. (ML, II 9-10) 90 CONSTANCE SULLIVAN (The Comendador states that this criticizes the neighbor, who positioned new horns on her husband each day. There are 3 noteworthy issues during this refrdn. the 1st, the sorrow the neighbor indicates. the second one, the average analogy with the male deer. The 3rd, the damage the husband gets. it truly is actual that, contemplating this topic conscientiously, it may now not be installed writing, yet having the fabric in hand and because there's a little bit of every thing in it, we're obliged to seem for issues that formerly no longer many have mentioned, and issues are stated in our language that nobody turns out capable of clarify. For there are few fascinating books written in Castilian which are an reduction to wisdom. i've got requested many of us why it's acknowledged guy wears horns. And, as the word is so hateful, they inquire from me if it is a comic story. that's what the main disconcerted males say. Others resolution that they have got now not provoked any such factor. Others beg God to maintain them from having this kind of epithet. nonetheless others say that it's not essential to be aware of the reply. And to that I say that i'm going to definitely placed down what i've got discovered. And finally, if i'm really not correct approximately it, permit it's understood that during issues of this type it is best to be mistaken). He then capsulizes a few common background, zoology, alludes to animals in warmth to provide an explanation for the metaphorical analogy, and ends his long reviews with a a little protecting assertion that his purpose is to appreciate the asserting along with his cause, and one may still, after all, regularly watch the decency of one's language. Mai Lara's glosses to the thousand refranes from Hernan Nunez on which he reviews are the most chatty of all, they usually make Correas, specially, glance curt and taciturn via comparability. yet those students gathered as many well known sayings as they can locate, utilizing others' written collections, which they mostly credits, really in the event that they disagree on that means or maybe at the type of the sayings, and by means of actively looking new sayings all alone.

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