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My City Now is Drowsing

Author: Bulat Okudzhava
Translation: Lydia Razran Stone

Winter 2014
Page 128   ( 1 pages)

Summary: A final poem by Okudzhava to close out this issue devoted to his beloved city.


My city now is drowsing. Well, what is that to me? / Although I’ve been his nursemaid, his child I used to be, / I’ve also been his workman, his soldier in the war.

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