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Medlitel`no vlekutsya dni moi

Language: Russian (Русский)

Medlitel`no vlekutsya dni moi,
I kazhdy'j mig v [uny'lom]1 serdce mnozhit
Vsyo goresti neschastlivoj lyubvi            
[I vse mechty' bezumiya]2 trevozhit.

No ya molchu; ne sly'shen ropot moj;
YA slyozy' l`yu; mne slyozy' uteshen`e;
Moya dusha, [plenennaya]3 toskoj,
V nix gor`koe naxodit naslazhden`e.

O zhizni [chas]4, leti, ne zhal` tebya,
Ischezni v t`me, pustoe prividen`e;
Mne dorogo lyubvi moej muchen`e;
Puskaj umru, no pust` umru, lyubya!

Translation(s): ENG FRE

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1 Cui: "uvjadshem"
2 Cui: "I tjazhkoje bezumije"
3 Cui: "ob"jataja"
4 Cui: "son"

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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)

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  • ENG English (Sergey Rybin) , copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2003-09-29T00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16T10:01:45
Line count: 12
Word count: 65

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