The Holy Russia cannot perish. But the Great Russia, alas, is no more.
Let the white city endure for these two days! I’m so alone. I’ll forget all the details, after all.
The English are successful in Belgium - and they have almost taken over Jerusalem. The Italians are putting up a tough resistance: Venice is not surrendered, and the situation is far from hopeless. The Germans appear to be exhausted, they can't beat the Italians and are losing to the English.
Come back sooner, it's boring and empty here without you. I'm very lonely. The guards were dismissed yesterday, two of our people were on watch duty tonight, and tomorrow, it seems, new guards will be assigned to us.
Zinoviev announced the agreement with the Peasants' Congress, to a shaking roar which rose and burst into storm as the sound of music blared down the corridor, and the head of the procession came in. See more
On the platform the presidium rose and made place for the Peasants’ presidium, the two embracing; behind them the two banners were intertwined against the white wall, over the empty frame from which the Tsar’s picture had been torn….