Vladimir Vysotsky. Our Life Has Lots of Edges.

Commentary to the poem “I lead my life in abject beggary...”

It is pertinent to give here Quintus Horatius Flaccus’ words: “Non, si male nunc, et olim sic erit.” (“The wretch of today may be happy tomorrow.”)

And here comes to mind Gabdulla Tukay’s poem “Yesterday and Today”.

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