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В минуту жизни трудную

Language: Russian (Русский)

В минуту жизни трудную
Теснится ль в сердце грусть,
Одну молитву чудную
Твержу я наизусть.

Есть сила благодатная
В [созвучьи]1 слов живых,
И дышит непонятная,
Святая прелесть в них.

С души как бремя скатится,
Сомненье далеко --
И верится, и плачется,
И так легко, легко...

Translation(s): ENG GER GER

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1 Medtner: "sozvuch'je"

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  • ENG English (Martha Gilbert Dickinson Bianchi) , title 1: "The prayer", from Russian Lyrics, published 1916

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