NABOKV-L post 0012180, Mon, 5 Dec 2005 08:40:59 -0800

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Query: who said that?
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Date: Mon, 5 Dec 2005 18:03:30 +0300
From: Alexey Sklyarenko <skylark05@mail.ru>
Reply-To: Alexey Sklyarenko <skylark05@mail.ru>
Subject: who said that?
To: Vladimir Nabokov Forum

Dear connoiseurs of Russian poetry!

Does any of you know the Russian poet who has compared Earth to a tear in God's
eye? I seem to remember only one line of the poem I'm looking for: "blestish'
slezoi v zenitse Boga" (or, perhaps, "chisteishaia sleza v zenitse Boga"). But
who has written it? A search in Google yielded no results.

Many thanks for your help,
Alexey

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