Russia is waging a disgraceful war on Ukraine.     Stand With Ukraine!

Youth and Age (Russian translation)


Youth and Age

Much did I rage when young,
Being by the World oppressed,
But now with flattering tongue
It speeds the parting guest.
Submitted by vevvevvevvev on 2021-02-28
Last edited by Valeriu RautValeriu Raut on 2022-01-01
Russian translationRussian (equirhythmic, poetic, rhyming)
Align paragraphs

В юности и в возрасте

Versions: #1#2#3#4#5#6#7
Был как башибузук
В юности - злой был на мир
Теперь лжив, как политрук
Лестью гостя - в сортир
thanked 1 time
This is a poetic translation - deviations from the meaning of the original are present (extra words, extra or omitted information, substituted concepts).
Submitted by Dr_IgorDr_Igor on 2022-09-20
Read about music throughout history