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Титулярный Советник

Language: Russian (Русский)

Он был титулярный советник,
 Она - генеральская дочь;
Он скромно в любви объяснился,
 Она прогнала его прочь.

Пошёл титулярный советник
 и пьянствовал целую ночь.
И в винном тумане носилась
 пред ним генеральская дочь!

Translation(s): ENG

Note: "Titular Councilor" was the lowest rank of public servant in Tsarist Russia.

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    * ENG English (Victor Han) , title 1: "Titular councilor", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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