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Отчалила лодка

Language: Russian (Русский)

Отчалила лодка... Чуть брезжил рассвет...
В ушах раздавался [прощальный]1 привет,
Дышал он нежданною лаской...
Свинцовое море шумело кругом...
Всё это мне кажется сладостным сном,
Волшебной, несбыточной сказкой!

О нет! То не сон был! В дали голубой
Две белые чайки неслись над водой,
И серые тучки летели,
И всё, что сказать я не мог, не успел,
Кипело в душе... и восток чуть алел,
И волны шумели!

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1 Prokofiev: "poslednij"

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