He already felt a longing to go to restaurants, clubs, dinner-parties, anniversary celebrations, and he felt flattered at entertaining distinguished lawyers and artists, and at playing cards with a professor at the doctors' club. His family were then living in the town of Voskresensk, outside of Moscow.
Well, God be with you.
I look at her little forehead, moving lips, and sink into thought. I began it five times, and as often tore up the sheets, scratched out whole pages, and copied it all over again. That also provided Anna and Alyohin pass much time and talk in private. Therefore, he, like a responsible person, decided to stay in his village to pay off all the debt.
And in the circuit court there were frock-coats, and uniforms, and dress-coats, too, all lawyers, men who have received a general education; I had some one to talk to.
The best thing was to trust to chance. Though there is no understanding between them, sexual passion binds them. She was walking alone, always wearing the same beret, and always with the same white dog; no one knew who she was, and every one called her simply "the lady with the dog.
During his period, he came in contact with a Luganovich, who surprisingly invited Alyohin for dinner in his home.
They sacrifice their love for more good. It did not stop him however from traveling throughout Europe and Russia, including an arduous 6, mile journey to the island of Sakhalin or Sahalin to study the Tsar's penal colony there and the brutal conditions suffered by the 10, imprisoned.
In moments of depression in the past he had comforted himself with any arguments that came into his mind, but now he no longer cared for arguments; he felt profound compassion, he wanted to be sincere and tender. A great lover of nature, young Anton was robust with activity and intelligence, always making jokes, affectionate and playful with his siblings.
So it must have sounded when there was no Yalta, no Oreanda here; so it sounds now, and it will sound as indifferently and monotonously when we are all no more. The first love is of Nikanor and Palegeya, second is of Alyohin and a Russian girl, and the third Alyohin and a married women Anna.
This book is a good introduction as well as a pleasure to look at.
He was buried in the family plot in Moscow's Novodevichy Cemetery next to the convent. We are parting forever -- it must be so, for we ought never to have met. Anton Chekhov: Anton Chekhov, Russian playwright and master of the modern short story.
He was a literary artist of laconic precision who probed below the surface of life, laying bare the secret motives of his characters.
Chekhov’s best plays and short stories. About Love is part of a loosely structured "little trilogy" of stories that Chekhov wrote in The veterinary surgeon Ivan Ivanovitch and his friend, Burkin the schoolmaster, are spending a few days trekking and shooting.
Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. “About Love” is a famous Russian story written by a famous story-writer, Anton Chekhov. In the story, Chekhov presents the difference between three love stories and tries to prove that “Love” like that is not bound by conjugal relations.
Anton Chekhov's 'About Love' is narrated from the perspective of Paval Konstantinovich alias Alyohin, the protagonist of the story. It starts with two unmatched love stories of Nikanor and Pelageya and of Alyohin and a Moscow girl.
Nikanor is a cook and Pelageya is the servant in Alyohin's house. About Love – Anton Chekhov The Heritage of Words “About Love “presents three dimensional love stories.
The first love is of Nikanor and Palegeya, second is of Alyohin and a Russian girl, and the third Alyohin and a married women Anna. The Love of Luganovich and Anna is one of the third parts.About love anton chekhov