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Stephen Crane (Стивен Крейн)


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The sage lectured brilliantly.
Before him, two images:
”Now this one is a devil,
And this one is me.”
He turned away.
Then a cunning pupil
Changed the positions.

Turned the sage again:
”Now this one is a devil,
And this one is me.”
The pupils sat, all grinning,
And rejoiced in the game.
But the sage was a sage.



Stephen Crane's other poems:
  1. Fast rode the knight
  2. "What says the sea, little shell?"
  3. Many red devils ran from my heart
  4. When a people reach the top of a hill
  5. There was a man who lived a life of fire


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