Vladimir Vysotsky. The Criminal Code.
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Don’t ye find fault with my young age,
In such a case the years are unimportant —
The Christ was sold at his middle age,
And I was a teenager only.
Let us compare his lot with mine —
He had eleven apostles to confide in,
And I do think here day and night —
Which one of my true friends confined me?