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Language: Russian

Tvoj nezhnyj smekh byl skazkoju izmenchivoju,
On zval kak v son zovjot svirel'nyj zvon.
I vot venkom, stikhom tebja uvenchivaju.
Ujdjom, bezhim vdvojem na gornyj sklon.

No gde zhe ty? 
Lish' zvon vershin pozvanivajet
Cvetku cvetok sred' dnja zazheg svechu.
I chej-to smekh vse v glub' menja zamanivajet.

Poju, ishchu,

Translation(s): ENG FRE

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):
    * ENG English (Laura Claycomb) (Peter Grunberg) , "A-oo!", copyright © 2007, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * FRE French (Guy Laffaille) , "Hou ! hou !", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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