by Ivan Alekseyevich Bunin (1870 - 1953)

Kak svetla, kak narjadna vesna!
Language: Russian (Русский) 
Available translation(s): FRE
Kak svetla, kak narjadna vesna!
Pogljadi mne v glaza, kak byvalo,
I skazhi: otchego ty grustna?
Otchego ty tak laskova stala?

No molchish', ty, slaba, kak cvetok...
O molchi! Mne ne nado priznan'ja:
Ja uznal `etu lasku proshchan'ja, --
Ja opjat' odinok!

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This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
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Word count: 41