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Language: Russian (Русский)

Uzhe davno idu ja utomlennyj,
I na nebe uzh solnce vysoko;
A negde otdokhnut' v stepi sozhzhennoj,
I vse jeshchjo do celi daleko.
Ob"jataja bezmolvijem i len'ju
Krugom pustynja skuchnaja lezhit...
Khot' veter by pakhnul! Letuchej ten'ju
I oblako na mig ne osvezhit.
Vperjod, vperjod! Za step'ju bezotradnoj
Zelenyj sad, ja znaju, zhdjot menja;
Tam ja v teni dushistoj i prokhladnoj
Najdu prijut ot plamennogo dnja;
Tam zhizniju ja naslazhdat'sja budu,
Beseduja s prirodoju zhivoj;
I otdokhnu, i navsegda zabudu
Tosku puti, lezhashchego za mnoj...

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)

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