List of Poems and Songs in Commentaries.

Throw your blues as a cantaloupe rind!.. — “What know you about war, comrade?..” by Igor Girkin, “Unknown Female Corpse” by Rudyard Kipling.

Hunting for Wild Boars.“At present I’ve been through with battles...” by Igor Girkin.

The White Silence.“Blow the Very Cold Winds” by Stanislav Slutsker.

Man Overboard. — “The Beginners” by Anonymous.

This night the sea cannot relax...“On the Death of Pompeii” by Alexander Pushkin, “By the Hoof of the Wild Goat...” by Rudyard Kipling.

A Pirate Song.“A Pirate Lyrical Song” by Bulat Okudzhava.

The Storm.“The Russian Columbuses” by Stanislav Slutsker, “Now we don’t hear the sound of the sea...” and “The Old-Timers Go Home”

by anonymous authors.

Become a Seaman.“Albatrosses” by Stanislav Slutsker, “The Ship” by Valery Belozerov.

We put out to ocean...“The Submarine” by Anonymous, “Kursk” and “The Steel Fellows” by Stanislav Slutsker, “The Submariners’ Song”

by Alexander Gorodnitsky, “A Good-Looking Girl” by Alexander Zharov, “The Tired Submarine” by Sergey Grebennikov.

A Ballad of Time.“The Cart of Life” by Alexander Pushkin, “Cities and Thrones and Powers...” by Rudyard Kipling, “Hail, Guest, and Enter

Freely!” by Robert Louis Stevenson.

A Ballad of the Free Archers.“A Song of Robin Hood” by Leo Prozorovsky.

On Fatal Dates and Figures.“The Poet and the Fools” by Alexander Pushkin, “The Fabulists” by Rudyard Kipling.

The Goner’s Song. — “I’ve outlived my own yearnings...” and “To V. F. Raevsky” by Alexander Pushkin.

Don’t ye fall into gloom nor grow heated... — “If” by Rudyard Kipling.

Alyoha. — “The Bridegroom” by Rudyard Kipling.

We live in the dead emptiness, my dears... — “Common Form” by Rudyard Kipling.

The crown...“Bound Rossia appealed to her sons...” and “The Destinies of Officer” by Igor Girkin.

The Wooden Clothing. — “From one to another thorp moved he...” by Joseph Dzhugashvili.

A Ballad of the Past.“There a Nightingale’s Warbling...” by Anonymous.

There is no more beautiful country... — “A Morning” by Joseph Dzhugashvili, “A Prayer” by Stanislav Slutsker.

About Signs of the Zodiac. — “An Astrologer’s Song” by Rudyard Kipling.

About the Chinese Problem. — “Mama, mama, how shall I endure that?..” by Anonymous.

The Song of Goger-Moger. — “The Lay Brother” by Joseph Dzhugashvili.

There’s No More the Curved Seashore. — “A fir-tree, green and little...” by Raisa Kudasheva, “The Blue Railcar” by Eduard Uspensky, “Our Land”

by Anton Prishelets.

A Strange Jumping. — “Road-Song of the Bandar-Log” by Rudyard Kipling.

My comrade now isn’t here, but... — “The Thousandth Man” by Rudyard Kipling.

A Sad Love Song. — “The Vampire” by Rudyard Kipling.

The Appeal. — “Non nobis, Domine!” by Rudyard Kipling.

I’ll wake up in a morning... — “The Policemen’s Song” by Akbar Muhammad.

The Wind. — “If woman thinks of anything...” by Akbar Muhammad.

The Poet’s dead! — a slave to honor... — “Death of the Poet” by Mikhail Lermontov.

Lived a poet, an artist, a singer ’mongst us...“Shan’t Meet Again” by Igor Kokhanovsky.