Quotation by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

The cherry orchard is now mine!... I bought the estate on which my grandfather and father were slaves, where they were not even permitted in the kitchen.
Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904), Russian author, playwright. Lopakhin in The Cherry Orchard, act 3, "Nauka" (1976).
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