Quote of the Day – Fleeting happiness for free Cubans

Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo on those fleeting moments of happiness for free Cubans (my translation):

“There are moments when free Cubans can enjoy a fleeting sensation of healthy civil happiness. For example, when a Cuban Castro operative is denied a U.S. visa. You feel a difficult to describe intimacy, an interior peace, the thump-thump of the heart, flirtatious butterflies in your stomach. And at that moment you love the world. And you can even write a poem about the spring, my friends. Just imagine, after all we have been through, and about the spring, yes…!!!”