Aquarium, 1996

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January 9, 2005 by AK

From a 1996 song by Aquarium:

It used to be: God rode above,
a petty demon jumped below.
Now we’re all equal,
we’re all anonymous.

Through a hole in the heavens
a white Mercedes drove in,
passed out three rubles to everyone
and moved on.

(Maxim the Forester)


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