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For spring had entered the capital
Walking on gigantic feet.
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Louise, something in me tightens when an American intellectual's eyes shine, and they start to talk to me about the Russian people ...
Russian forests crash down under the axe, billions of trees are dying, the habitations of animals and birds are layed waste, river ...
An enormously vast field lies between "God exists" and "there is no God." The truly wise man traverses it with great difficulty. A ...
In Western Europe people perish from the congestion and stifling closeness, but with us it is from the spaciousness.... The expans ...
The bourgeoisie loves so-called "positive" types and novels with happy endings since they lull one into thinking that it is fine t ...
[Ognev] recalled endless, heated, purely Russian arguments, when the wranglers, spraying spittle and banging their fists on the ta ...
Watching a woman make Russian pancakes, you might think that she was calling on the spirits or extracting from the batter the phil ...
Capital punishment kills immediately, whereas lifetime imprisonment does so slowly. Which executioner is more humane? The one who ...
...the worst horror of the Russian Revolution was the letting loose of one hundred million orators, for their passion for talk was ...
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