Treasure Island

Lyudmila Purgina

(Russian Federation)

M.Tsvetaeva, Bitter! Bitter Taste! .. - Translation (Rus.)


Bitter! Bitter taste! Eternity -
On your lips, oh Passion!
Bitter! Bitter taste! All tempted
-
Thus to fall is better.

From that bitterness - I kiss
All those, who are young.
From that bitterness - you give
Hand to other girl at night.

With a bread I eat, with water
I drink bitterness of life.
Woe-grief and bitter sorrow
You are growing, Rus, at farm.

Submitted: Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Edited: Thursday, August 01, 2013


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In russian
http: //www.stihi.ru/2013/08/01/985

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10 jun 1917

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