By Jeanne Inness
All the beautiful Horses is the 1st novel in Cormac McCarthy's Border Trilogy. The younger John Grady Cole and his partners trip from Texas via Mexico as orphans of types, and during their struggles for his or her horses, with the legislation, and with a landowning Mexican relations, they commute towards adulthood. because the first in a sequence, it starts to bare John Grady Cole's personality and offers the lack of the West, for Cole eventually loses love and takes his position as a lone determine, on a horse, at the American panorama. The publication was once tailored for the display in 2000.
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Spanish) Yes. Very famous robbers. Bandits. • Qué precioso (Spanish) How adorable. 54 • las esposas (Spanish) the handcuffs. • Cuidado con el bote (Spanish) Be careful of the pot. • De qué crimen queda acusado el joven? the kid being accused of? • El ha matado un hombre? • rurales (Spanish) What crime is (Spanish) He has killed a man? (Spanish) country guys. • coursed ran. • Quita las esposas (Spanish) Take the handcuffs off. • Somos vaqueros (Spanish) We are cowboys. • marca (Spanish) brand. • factura (Spanish) registered papers.
The father, who is so careful with his animals, takes no action on his daughter’s behalf. There is no education, no training for the young people from the most educated adults. Only the old vaqueros try to impart some wisdom to John Grady. And is anyone trying to impart any helpful knowledge to Alejandra? No wonder their love story is doomed like Romeo and Juliet’s. • hacendados (Spanish) head or owner of the hacienda. • barrial basin. • bolsón flat land. • Hacienda de Nuestra Senora de la Purisima Concepcion (Spanish) Hacienda of Our Lady of the Pure Conception.
The poles make excellent fences. • paloverde a southwestern tree about four to eight feet tall. The name means green stick. These trees have no leaves unless they receive rain, in which case they become covered with fern-like greenery and flowers. They can photosynthesize from their bark and stems and can live for extremely long periods without water. • caballero (Spanish) vernacular for “cowboy”; also, originally, “gentleman who travels by horse”; here, both meanings apply. • ciénagas (Spanish) swamp or marsh.