By Jorge Luis Borges, from El otro, el mismo
(The Self and The Other) 1965
in Obras Completas copyright © Emecé Editores, 1974 and
copyright © María Kodama and Emecé Editors, 1989
This translation copyright © 1994 by Federico Cura
Published in STREAM with the permission of
EmecÈ Editores and Federico Cura
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