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День и ночь

Language: Russian (Русский)

На мир таинственный духов,
Над этой бездной безымянной,
Покров наброшен златотканый
Высокой волею богов.

День - сей блистательный покров -
День, земнородных оживленье,
Души болящей исцеленье,
Друг человеков и богов!

Но меркнет день - настала ночь;
Пришла, и с мира рокового
Ткань благодатную покрова
Сорвав, отбрасывает прочь...
И бездна нам обнажена
С своими страхами и мглами,
И нет преград меж ей и нами -
Вот отчего нам ночь страшна!

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

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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)

Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:52
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