In the previous instalment of this series we checked out the rather fascinating starts of the Mexican National Anthem. We found out that it took no much less than 3 presidentially commissioned competitions to accomplish the ideal lyrics and also songs. Currently, let’s take a quick take a look at the prose and what it suggests to individuals of Mexico. The chorus is as adheres to: Mexicans, at the cry of war/ make ready the steel and also the bridle/ and also may the Planet shiver at its centers/ at the unquestionable holler of the cannon/ and also may the Planet shiver at its centers/ at the resounding roar of the cannon!
It would be very easy to presume that Gozalez was an armed forces person, that had determined to compose verse at the end of a wonderful conflict, if it were except the understanding of where he composed the lyrics. These are words of empowerment, pride and maybe a touch of support, versus “outlander” enemies. The theme is carried on throughout the remainder of the stanzas, as made Gonzalez a popular figure in his time, with lovely heartfelt rhythms. They mention war, toiling by inhabitants, and also craving the Fatherland.