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Tajnye znaki

Language: Russian (Русский)

Razgorajutsja tajnye znaki
Na glukhoj, neprobudnoj stene.
Zolotye i krasnye maki
Nado mnoj tjagotejut vo sne.

Ukryvajus' v nochnye peshchery
I ne pomnju surovykh chudes.
Na zare golubye khimery
Smotrjat v zerkale jarkikh nebes.

Ubegaju v proshedshije migi,
Zakryvaju ot strakha glaza,
Na listakh kholodejushchej knigi -
Zolotaja devich'ja kosa.

Nado mnoj nebosvod uzhe nizok,
Chjornyj son tjagotejet v grudi.
Moj konec prednachertannyj blizok,
I vojna, i pozhar - vperedi...

Translation(s): FRE ENG

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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):
    * FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Signes secrets", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * ENG English (Anne Evans) , title 1: "Secret signs", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

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