The Passion of Flamenco, It Holds You Fast

Sevilla, España

All around you, swift, so swift,
it comes, it goes, and then returns …
you think you hold it fast, it flees
you think you’re free, it holds you fast.

The aria Habanera, Carmen, lyrics by Georges Bizet
English translation.

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3 responses to “The Passion of Flamenco, It Holds You Fast

  1. Fabulous!!! My sister in law is Spanish, hence my niece was bought her first flamenco dress as a toddler – absolutely gorgeous!

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