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The Word

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That day when over world newborn
God would reveal his face
Sun could be stopped by word alone
Word could destroy a place

Hawks dared not to strike their wings
The stars drew closer to the Moon
When as aurora in the skies
A word would drift along

A number was for lowly life
Domesticated, mere stock
Since with a number you could get
Not one, all nuances of talk

So patriarchs who conquered all
Both good and bad in their hands
Would shy away from sound alone
And put a number onto sand

Yes, we forgot that only word
Is blessed among the earthly woes
Though in the Book of John it says
A word, that word, the Word — is God

We've set the limits where it roams
Scant borders of the human sense
And now as bees, in hive abandoned
These lifeless words spread fishy smell

Другие переводы:

  • Английский
    Евгений Бонвер
    The Word
  • Дон Магер
    The Word
  • Бартон Раффел, Алла Бураго
    The Word
  • Алексей Романовский
    The Name
  • Дуглас Мессерли
    Words
  • Владимир Марков, Меррилл Спаркс
    The Word
  • Александр Шаумян
    The Word
  • Венгерский
    Иштван Бака
    Az ige
  • Испанский
    Хорхе Бустаманте Гарсия
    La palabra
  • Хосе Матео, Ксения Дьяконова
    La palabra
  • Итальянский
    Амедео Анелли
    La parola
  • Китайский
    Хан Ли
    词语
  • Литовский
    Гинтарас Патацкас
    Žodis
  • Немецкий
    Наталия Путилина
    Das Wort
  • Ирмгард Вилле
    Das Wort
  • Эрик Бёрнер
    Das wort
  • Польский
    Тадеуш Рубникович
    Słowo
  • Лежек Энгелькинг
    Słowo
  • Словацкий
    Ян Квапил
    Slovo
  • Украинский
    Максим Стриха
    Слово
  • Наталия Горишная
    Слово
  • Белорусский
    Василий Зуёнок
    Слова

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