You need to have extraordinary strength so that you do not lose heart. I almost lost it. Almost… Kerensky insisted that the Government should leave for Moscow. And with the “Pre-Parliament”, which, under the name of the “Council of the Russian Republic,” opened yesterday at the Mariyinsky Palace. See more
(I have not written what has been announced: let Russia be called a republic. Well, “let it be called that.” The “word” comforted nobody, it did not change anything at all.) The opening of a new place for speaking was sour. Avksentyev was Chairman. They introduced both the Cadets and the “census elements.” At the first meeting, Trotsky and his collaborators initiated a scandal, after which the Bolsheviks left with threats. (This is their current tactic everywhere). And the “Council of R.” - it also broke up, until Tuesday.