Tagged: USSR

Кот в чёрном ящике-4

Зазеркалье по-русски Я проснулась от звука тяжёлых шагов на лестнице. Вслед за тем послышалась возня у двери и звон ключей. В серой дымке утра моя комната казалась мне чужой. Сквозь тюлевую занавеску было видно, что за дальними силуэтами новостроек уже розовеет рассветная полоса. Накинув халат, я...

Earthquake-3

When I came back to lathe, I saw inspector with measure gadget there probing my patterns. He declared high percentage of deficiency and recommended to sharpen the drill. It was smoke break in instrumental store, and a group of middle-aged workers gathered around the table. Black...

Earthquake-2

The moral postulate of soviet society was simple: who does not work must not eat, and parasitism was considered to be hardest sin. One could even be in problems with police suspected in parasitic mode of existence. Living in center of Europe nowadays, I see symbiotic...

Earthquake

It was 5 o’clock in the morning. I lay in darkness of the room awaken by strange sensation. The night was sticky and still, and full moon accompanied by blinking pearl of lonely star beamed in the open window. A moment later neighbors dog gave low...