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Моя баловница

Language: Russian (Русский) after the Polish (Polski)

Моя баловница, отдавшись веселью,
Зальется, как птичка, серебряной трелью,
Как птичка, начнёт щебетать-лепетать,
Так мило начнёт лепетать-щебетать,
Что даже дыханьем боюсь я нарушить
Гармонию сладкую девственных слов,
И целые дни, и всю жизнь я готов
Красавицу слушать, и слушать, и слушать!

Когда ж [живость речи]1 ей глазки зажжёт
И щеки сильнее румянить начнёт,
Когда при улыбке, сквозь алые губы,
Как перлы в кораллах, блеснут её зубы,
О, в эти минуты я смело опять 
Гляжуся ей в очи и жду поцелуя,
И более слушать её не хочу я,
А всё -- целовать, целовать, целовать!2


1 Rimsky-Korsakov: "смех задором" ("smekh zadorom")
2 Tchaikovsky adds here: "Мою баловницу всю жизнь я готов целовать, целовать, целовать" ("Moju balovnicu vsju zhizn' ja gotov celovat', celovat', celovat'").

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

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Based on
  • a text in Polish (Polski) by Adam Mickiewicz (1798 - 1855), "Do D... D...", written 1825 ENG FRE GER GER GER
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Frédéric Chopin, Stanisław Moniuszko, Ignacy Jan Paderewski, Władysław Marcjan Mikołaj Żeleński. Go to the text.

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Text added to the website: 2003-11-03 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2018-01-06 16:02:33

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