“Cheremshyna”

“Cheremshyna”, Yuriy Ku Drop

Bird cherry tree is widely blooming
As if a guelder-rose wears to marriage.
And in the silent nook of orchard bushes
she has a weariness of waiting,
And waiting for her shepherd to return…

Всюди буйно квітне черемшина
Мов до шлюбу вбралася калина.
Вівчара в садочку,
В тихому куточку,
Жде дівчина, жде…

Yuriychuk Mykola (Ukrainian song lyrics author, May 1965) / Yuriy Ku Drop (English translation, painting, May, 2017)

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