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Verse 1
Llevan tatuado en la ropa
They've been tattooed on their clothes
Los héroes del barrio
The Heroes of the Neighborhood
Disfraces de buenos y malos
Good and bad costumes
De historias que han ido cambiando con el reloj
Stories that have been changing with the clock
Con ellos di los mayores conciertos sentado en un banco
With them I gave the biggest concerts sitting on a bench
Con una vieja guitarra
With an old guitar
Con ellos hice palacios en casas abandonadas
With them I made palaces in abandoned houses
No hay saludo mas verdadero
There's no truer greeting
Que el de sus manos encalladas
That the one with his hands stranded
Ni contrato más seguro
No safer contract
Que el de su propia palabra
That that of his own word
Chorus 1
Ellos son así, trovadores y locos
They are like that, troubadours and madmen
Caballeros de los que quedan pocos
Gentlemen of which there are few
Maestros en las mentiras
Masters in Lies
Conquistando bailarinas
Conquering dancers
Ellos son así, con sus disfraces de vaqueros
They are like that, with their cowboy costumes
Pero dispuestos a invitar a los sioux a cenar
But willing to invite the Sioux to dinner
Ellos son así, como románticos piratas
They are like that, like romantic pirates
Intentando navegar en un mar de asfalto gris
Trying to sail in a sea of grey asphalt
Ellos son así, mis amigos son así
They're like that, my friends are like that
Verse 2
No hay un verso que sea más bello
There is no verse that is more beautiful
Que el de sus tartamudeos
That of his stutters
Ni ofrecimiento más sincero
No more sincere offering
Que la mitad de su cero
That half of his zero