Старушка (Starushka) (Engels vertaling)

Старушка

Недолго мучилась старушка
В высоковольтных проводах.
Ее обугленная тушка
На птичек наводила страх.
 
Toegevoegd door Skirlet HutsenSkirlet Hutsen op Zat, 07/11/2020 - 20:47
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The Crone

Not long the crone was suffering there,
In high-volt wires, her final pains.
The feathered passersby felt terror,
Finding her barbequed remains.
 
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Toegevoegd door Kevin RainbowKevin Rainbow op Zat, 18/09/2021 - 02:48
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Kevin RainbowKevin Rainbow    Zat, 18/09/2021 - 18:34

Yes. The three stages or figures of womanhood are often called: maiden, mother, crone. In other words, crone = "old woman". "Crone" usually has negative connotations, but it can also be used more neutrally like this for "old woman" or even more positively for "wise woman"

IgeethecatIgeethecat    Zat, 18/09/2021 - 19:24

Lovely, and your translation too
What we Russians do without a native

IgeethecatIgeethecat    Zat, 18/09/2021 - 19:47

Большое пожалуйста

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