Olena Bilozerska (bilozerska_eng) wrote,
Olena Bilozerska
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Stanzas of 2001

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It is this way, to rest and to subside:
That good and bad are marching side by side.
The force of good serves to advantage evil:
Contrast allows good - its weakness hide.

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In any habitat, gray wolf is a predator.
No point of hoping, care would make him gentler later.
Get dog for your defense, I say with all the force,
And feed this dog instead, to keep your quarters safer.

Olena BILOZERSKA
Translation by Mykola SEREDA


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