Summary of poor old lady
The poor old lady is one of the best stories of Rafael Pombo which is ironic about an old woman who has everything, every comfort, every luxury. However, it is presented as “poor” to mean the opposite.
The poor old lady had all the delicacies, had everything to eat.
The poor old lady had a beautiful home.
The poor old lady had many people care.
The poor old lady had the best couches, best bed,
The poor old lady had the best clothes to wear, the best shoes, all in quantity. Finally I
poor old woman dies of old age and leaves a great legacy.
To this contrast Pombo prepended to the beginning of verse. For example … I had nothing to eat, but …
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