Treasure Island

Mikhail Yuryevich Lermontov

(1814 - 1841 / Russia)

Poems of Mikhail Yuryevich Lermontov

1. A Prayer 4/7/2010
2. A Song 4/7/2010
3. Bored And Sad 1/1/2004
4. Clouds 4/7/2010
5. Cradle Song Of The Cossack Mother 4/7/2010
6. Forever you, the unwashed Russia! 4/7/2010
7. From Demon 4/7/2010
8. Heaven And The Stars 4/7/2010
9. I Go Out On The Road Alone 1/1/2004
10. In High Noon's Heat 1/1/2004
11. Like An Evil Spirit 4/7/2010
12. Meditation 4/7/2010
13. Native Land 4/7/2010
14. No, I'm not Byron; I am, yet 4/7/2010
15. On Departure For The Caucas 4/7/2010
16. On Napoleon's Death 4/7/2010
17. On The Death Of Pushkin 4/7/2010
18. Prayer 4/7/2010
19. Sail 1/1/2004
20. Tamara 4/7/2010

Sail

A lonely sail is flashing white
Amdist the blue mist of the sea!...
What does it seek in foreign lands?
What did it leave behind at home?..

Waves heave, wind whistles,
The mast, it bends and creaks...
Alas, it seeks not happiness
Nor happiness does it escape!

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