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Тяжела, бесцветна и пуста

Language: Russian (Русский)

Тяжела, бесцветна и пуста
  Надмогильная плита.

Имя стерто, даже рыжий мох
  Искривился и засох.

Маргаритки беленький цветок
  Доживает краткий срок.

Ива наклонила на скамью
  Тень дрожащую свою,

Шелестом старается сказать
  Проходящему: ,,Присядь!``

Вдалеке, за серебром ракит,
  Серебро реки блестит.

Сзади - старой церкви вышина,
  В землю вросшая стена.

Над травой немеющих могил
  Ветер веял, и застыл.

Застывая, прошептал в тени:
  ,,Были бури. Сон настал. Усни!``

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

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Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:23
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