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Нежданный дождь

Language: Russian (Русский)

Всё тучки, тучки, а кругом
Всё сожжено, всё умирает.
Какой архангел их крылом
Ко мне на нивы навевает?

Повиснул дождь, как легкий дым,
Напрасно степь кругом алкала,
И надо мною лишь одним
Зарею радуга стояла.

Смирись, мятущийся поэт -
С небес нисходит жизни влага,
Чего ты ждёшь, того и нет,
Лишь незаслуженное - благо.

Я - ничего я не могу;
Один лишь может, кто, могучий,
Воздвиг прозрачную дугу
И живоносные шлет тучи.

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 10:01:28
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