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Не долго нам гулят

Language: Russian (Русский)

Не долго нам гулят рука с рукой
В саду густом, по липовым аллеям,
При блеске звезд, вечернею порой,
И жизнь разнеженной, душой
Благодарить за всё, что мы имеем.

Не долго нам под обаяньем снов,
Как молодость игривых и летучих,
Следя луну в изгибах облаков,
Мечтать о том, чему нет слов,
Но что живёт в душах у нас кипучих.
О, милый друг! [Не долго нам цвести]1
Блаженством чувств! за то мы долго будем
За них судьбе страданьем дань нести
И слова страшного: прости!
Мы никогда с тобой не позабудем.

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1 Tchaikovsky: "Cvesti ne dolgo nam"

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