Michael Babel

Farewell, Israel... or The Last Utopia

Miscellaneous

russian hebrew

Pushkin Square

One of the five men goes by trolleybus, by subway, and by bus. He goes through dark courtyards, he runs upstairs, the door to the apartment is not locked. In the dark apartment there is light from the bathroom. His wife is standing at the sink and says through the mirror: - I have passed the comb through my hair, and the sink is completely full of hair...

9.1996