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Language: Russian (Русский)

Dukhi neba, dajte mne
Kryl'ja sokola skorej!
Ja v polnochnoj tishine
Polechu v ob"jat'ja k nej!

Sladostrastnymi rukami
Krugom shei obov'jus',
Jejo chjornymi glazami
Zaljubujus', zagljazhus'!

Bezzabotno k grudi polnoj,
Kak pchela k cvetku, pril'nu,
Sladostrast'em [usyplennoj]1,
Besprobudno ja zasnu.

Translation(s): FRE

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1 Balakirev: "upojonnyj"

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  • Also set in French (Français), a translation by Jules Ruelle (d. 1892) , title unknown by Feliks Mikhailovich Blumenfeld.

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