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A White Heart

Auhtor: Aleksei Remizov

Language: english

Genres:

classic
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Review by Chandler, October 2008


Rating: (***)
Copyright: Public Domain in the U.S.
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Excerpts from the Book 'A White Heart':

... Ten tram-cars I let go past. I saw an old woman standing there, like myself, waiting. An ancient grandmother. To look at her face you would have thought ...
... wait here for some time I'm no good for pushing, or hanging on. God preserve us from that! the grandmother interrupted me. Yes, the ...
... was standing near us, and it was quite clear that she was with us but the young woman could hold out no longer, and when the eleventh tram came up she ...
... with the old woman she bent quite in two, and her legs refused to obey her-she was like a blade of grass at every jolt. Won't some one give ...
... two sailors rose from their seats. There are good people in this world-please sit down. I seated the grandmother. It is good ...
... The old grandmother told about herself, of the place she had come from, and of her hard and lonely life. And in the course of her story she recalled ...
... grandmother was not a native here her own country was at the other end of the world some-where near Kovno. Many times she had been driven out they ...
... bitter, but she added, in a voice without bitterness: My own children. The soldier passengers exchanged glances. And the voice of the old ...
... and died. I had three sons, who worked in a factory here in St Petersburg. When my old man died, I held up the funeral for three days, thinking they ...
... on fire-do let it alone!' 'So you want to live with the Germans! You're a German woman! We'll throw you into the fire!' I thought to myself: Let them ...
... went away. It took me three months, going on foot. The grandmother became lost in thought was she thinking of her house-there at the end of ...
... in the white world with your white heart,and your life is hard you are living your last days and who is there to comfort you? Who will comfort us? ...
... resembling a begnawed dry bone? No here we are, all of us and if there is any one who had not understood with his mind, then he has felt it with ...
... it. At last she went to the village of Kolomensk, near Moscow, and went into a church that had been built in the times of Ivan the Terrible. It was ...
... one hand the sceptre, in the other the earth. It was now time for the grandmother to leave the tram. We left together it was easy ...
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