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Dancing the cat, until the music is braking and Aro! and the time came to say what it takes. Ah... the Chinese yields at the end.

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There are those who say that love is a dance, in which lovers come and go, seek and walk away, approach and separate. They go at the same pace, they are accompanied, they are expected. Till  , hoop, hoop! , and it's time to say what is needed. At least since 1820, the   gauchos  and the  Chinese are dancing love through this traditional  folk dance : the  cat .

The  cat has a lot to do with the old-fashioned love game, in which the man chases the woman with respect and gallantry. She tries to impress her by demonstrating her skill in   zapateo  and, like in any love story, she declares her interest to her, but  China is not easy to convince.

The gaucho says:

 Chinita of beautiful print 

 that you've fallen in love with me 

 your father will be my father-in-law, 

 and your brother, my brother-in-law. 

The Chinese responds:

 Neither father-in-law will be my father, 

 or little brother my brother-in-law, 

 but you will pay for the turkey 

 that we'll eat roast. 

Finally, as in every love story that is self-respecting, China gives in, falls in love... and they live happily ever after (put on him).

Publication Date: 18/11/2020

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By: Jorge Salgado 17 May, 2020

Muy bueno.Me gusta,soye del palo Argentino hasta la muerte.

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