Aracataca

My son Andrew is currently exploring Columbia. Yesterday he visited Aracataca the birthplace of García Márquez, which is widely recognized as the model for the mythical “Macondo”.

Andrew sent me a picture of an Aracataca wall with this quote by García Márquez: “when shit has a value, poor people will be born without assholes.”

In return, I sent Andrew a few of my favourite quotes by García Márquez:

 

 

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