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Lesja Ukrainka

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Evpatoria (1890)

Embankment in Evpatoria. Postcard…

Embankment in Evpatoria. Postcard early 20th cent.

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Lesja Ukrainka and her mother moved from Saki to Evpatoria about August 16, 1890. Here Lesja Ukrainka wrote poetry «Silence in sea», dated August 16, 1890. The next day, they went to Sevastopol by steamer. During the voyage, poetry "Play, my song!..» was written.