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Annam

Look at the moon in the midst of
Vastly magnificent sky bed;
Hear the young winds among bamboo;
Feel the air-heavy with fragrance.
Families always are blessed!

While parents rest in the grove,
Drinking green tea, reading poems,
House's alive with commotion:
Children are busy with homework
Wishing the newborn won't cry.

If you enjoy this lifestyle,
You will achieve true fulfillment.
Why strive for fame and money
When you believe that your children's
Life must be longer than yours.


Перевод стихотворения Николая Гумилёва «Аннам» на английский язык.

Аннам

Месяц стоит посредине
Дивно-огромного неба,
Ветер в бамбуковой чаще,
Благоухающий воздух,
Благословенна семья.

Старшие в роще за чаем,
Пьют и стихи повторяют,
Из дому слышно гуденье,
Там занимаются дети,
Новорожденный кричит.

Тот, кто живет этой жизнью,
Полное знает блаженство.
Что ему деньги и слава,
Если он верит, что детям
Должно его пережить?


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