The Past's Dead and Gone
Author: Bulat Okudzhava
Translation: Lydia Razran Stone
Page 68 ( 2 pages)
Summary: The great poet's lyrical tribute to the Moscow that once was...
We’ve cars to transport us, and rockets to fly into space… /
But still it’s a shame that our coachmen have gone and deserted us. /
There’s none to be found here in Moscow – and that’s hard to face.
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