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Ty pomnish' li vecher, kak more shumelo

Language: Russian (Русский)

Ty pomnish' li vecher, kak more shumelo,
  V shipovnike pel solovej,
Dushistye vetki akacii beloj
  Kachalis' na shljape tvojej?

Mezh kamnej, obrosshikh gustym vinogradom,
  Doroga byla tak uzka;
V [molchan'e]1 nad morem my jekhali rjadom,
  [S rukoju skhodilas']2 ruka.

Ty tak na sedle nagibalas' krasivo,
  Ty alyj shipovnik rvala,
Bulanoj loshadki kosmatuju grivu
  S ljubov'ju ty im ubrala;

Odezhdy tvojej neposlushnye skladki
  Cepljalis' za vetvi, a ty
Bespechno smejalas' — cvety na loshadke,
  V rukakh i na shljape cvety!

Ty pomnish' li rjov dozhdevogo potoka
  I penu i bryzgi krugom;
I nam nashe gore kazalos' daljoko,
  I kak my zabyli o njom!

Translation(s): ENG

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S. Rachmaninov sets stanzas 1-2, 5

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1 Rachmaninov: "молчании"
2 Rachmaninov: "к руке прилежала"

Submitted by Rianne Stam

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Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Anton Bespalov) (Rianne Stam) , title 1: "Do you remember the evening", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2003-09-29T00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-12-15T12:37:37
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Word count: 102

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