Born: second child, baptized, poet, tormented, violent, arrogant, fighter, vengeful, capable, unlimited, free.
He died: for a few minutes at the age of five. On other occasions he died: hungry, syphilis, gonorrhea, revolution, heresy, knife.
I knew it: disgrace, contempt, humiliation, deceit, betrayal, poverty. He sought: a new combat sport, an escape from Genoa, a life in Buenos Aires, a life in Geneva, a sister, a recommendation, a vocation to the priesthood, to get drunk.
Not remembered: birthdays, names, duties, women, former employees, masses, debts.
Found: a dog, a brother, a dancer, a great sense of humor, philosophy.
It is not: religious, superstitious, loyal, insipid, rich, full of health.
Smoke: the Tuscan cigar.
Dances: Argentine Tango.
Suffers: from asthma, from depression, from anxiety, from omnipotence.
Has been defined: gurus, fetid, dirty, shaman, bright, bastard, charismatic, asshole, imbecile, liar, poor, gentle, lazy, versatile, worker, nihilist, dandies, elegant, dadaist, surreal, immoral, selfish, bright, eccentric, sui generis seductive, chaotic, visionary, symbolist, dissolute, romantic, sadistic, ruthless, philosopher, optimist, magician.