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Language: Russian (Русский)

Я на дудочке играю,
И на дудочке играю,
Чьи-то души веселя.

Я иду вдоль тихой речки,
Дремлют тихия овечки,
Кротко зыблются поля.

Спите, овцы и барашки,
За лугами красной кашки
стройно встали тополя.

Малый домик там таится,
Милой девушке приснится,
Что ей душу отдал я.

И на нежный зов свирели,
Выйдет словно к светлой цели,
через сад, через поля.

И в лесу под дубом тёмным,
Будет ждать в бреду истомном,
В час, когда уснёт земля.

Встречу гостью дорогую,
Вплоть до утра зацелую,
Сердце лаской утоля.

И, сменившись с ней колечком,
Отпущу её к овечкам,
В сад, где стройны тополя.


Translation(s): ENG

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Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):
    * ENG English (Sergey Rybin) , title 1: "Rat catcher", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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