Rizal based the character that is fictional of Clara from his real-life gf and relative Leonor Rivera. Although idolized and praised, MarГa Clara’s chaste, “masochistic” and “easily fainting” character had already been criticized given that “greatest misfortune that features befallen the Filipina within the last few a hundred years”. An attire connected to MarГa Clara’s character as a maiden who is delicate, feminine, self-assured and with a sense of identity in fashion in the Philippines, MarГa Clara’s name has become the eponym for a Filipino national dress for females known as the MarГa Clara gown. +
MarГa Clara’s track by JosГ© Rizal:
Sweet the hours into the indigenous nation, where friendly shines the sun above! Life could be the breeze that sweeps the meadows; tranquil is death; many tender, love.
Warm kisses regarding the lips are playing once we awake to mother’s face: the hands are searhing for to embrace her, the eyes are smiling while they gaze. (more…)KEEP READING