BBC Russian adaptation, Radio 4

February 16 2015

Much muffled grunting and grumbling.

“Tatyana, my dear!

Tatyana! 

Upon my word, I do declare you’re the prettiest girl this side of the Volga!”

Considerably more grumbling.

“Fetch my horse! … Ivan Ivanovich! …”

Grunting. 

In increasingly English tones:

“Where’s that servant of mine? …

Upon my word, I do declare he’s the laziest servant this side of the Urals!”

Continued page 94.

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