Kak parus, chto mel'knjot poroju Nad vechnoj glad'ju sinikh vod, Kazalos' schast'e storonoju U gorizonta proplyvjot. I my rasstanemsja Chuzhimi, doveriv pamjati svojej Neproiznesennoje imja, I shelest ljogkikh topolej. I uvezjom v dalekij gorod Mechty obryvok goluboj... Ne znali my, chto vstanem skoro Licom k licu s svojej sud'boj.
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- by Mira Mendelson-Prokof'yeva (1915 - 1968) [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive):
- by Nikolai Yakovlevich Myaskovsky (1881 - 1950), "Как парус, что мелькнёт порою", op. 72 no. 2, published 1946 [sung text checked 1 time]
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