Olvido Adentro, milonga

"Calandria que le manosean el nido,
no vuelve más, y echa todo al olvido."


la pampa -- maté -- full to the brim -- bombilla emerges
found again and again, the oblong opening
the bitter treat
passed from hand to hand
not far from the kettle -- singing, drawn near

Study of Place through Argentinian Folk Songs