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Praskovya Fedorovna Golovina Quotes

Five of the best book quotes from Praskovya Fedorovna Golovina
  1. #1
    “Suddenly some force struck him in the chest and side, making it still harder to breathe, and he fell through the hole and there at the bottom was a light.”
  2. #2
    “Just then his schoolboy son had crept softly in and gone up to the bedside. The dying man was still screaming desperately and waving his arms. His hand fell on the boy’s head, and the boy caught it, pressed it to his lips, and began to cry.”
  3. #3
    “The preparations for marriage and the beginning of married life, with its conjugal caresses, the new furniture, new crockery, and new linen, were very pleasant until his wife became pregnant”
  4. #4
    “But from the first months of his wife’s pregnancy, something new, unpleasant, depressing, and unseemly, and from which there was no way of escape, unexpectedly showed itself.”
  5. #5
    ″‘So that’s what it is!’ he suddenly exclaimed aloud. ‘What joy!‘”

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