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Kādā mājoklī, pamestā ūķī...

По стенам опустевшего дома...

Kādā mājoklī, pamestā ūķī
Šaudās saltas un satrauktas ēnas.
Tur lej asaras nespēkā rūķi
Rastā mitekļa klusumā rēnā.

Skrien pa bufetēm, galdiem un sienām,
Katrs varētu redzēt tos kaktos –
Tur bez glāsmainas gaismas un vienus,
Tumsas ielenktus sērīgā naktī.

Viņu ķermeņi slimīgie, vājie
Ilgās, gurdumā drebinās, knosās
Kopš tā laika, kad pamestā mājā
Vairs nav bijušā saimnieka rosas.

Tumšo istabu smacīgā gaisā
Katru brīdi jo sērīgāk, klusāk,
Viņi saimnieku nožņaudza baisi
Guļamistabā gotiskā, dusā.

Projām aiznesa piemiņas sveces
Un jau aprima bēresta gaudas,
Tik vien palika atmiņas vecās,
Vēl dažs pārmetums, nožēla, raudas.

Kādā mājoklī, pamestā ūķī
Šaudās saltas un satrauktas ēnas.
Tur lej asaras nespēkā rūķi
Rastā mitekļa klusumā rēnā.

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