Irina Ratushinkaya ( 1954 – 2017 ) R I P

irina ratushinka“In a way, it’s lucky to have a turbulent life. When everything is to easy, sometimes people lose enthusiasm. I don’t know what will happen in the future; there are no guarantees. But, so far, so good.”Irina

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  1. She published a translaton of Byron. When lifted by the Soviet authorities she had already memorised the whole of Byron’s “Don Juan” in English, so all she had to do while incarcerated was to translate it into Russian in her head and write it down when she got out. Easy!!!!!

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