by Aleksandr Mikhailovich Glikberg (1880 - 1932), as Sasha Chyorny

Language: Russian (Русский) 
Available translation(s): ENG FRE
Kogda po`et, opisivaja damu, nachnjot:
,,Ja shla po ulice. V boko vpilsja korset``
Zdes' ja ne ponimal konechno
prjamo chto, mol, pod damoju skrivajetsja po`et.
Ja istinu tebe po-drusheski otkroju:
po`et muzhchina i dazhe s borodoju.

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Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English [singable] (Leonard Lehrman) , "To a critic", copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "À un critique", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]

This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
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