It once occurred to a certain king, that if he always knew the right time to begin everything; if he knew who were the right people to… Read more "Three Questions, Leo Tolstoy"
Alyosha was the younger brother. He was called the Pot, because his mother had once sent him with a pot of milk to the deacon's wife, and… Read more "Alyosha the Pot, Leo Tolstoy"
In the town of Vladimir lived a young merchant named Ivan Dmitrich Aksionov. He had two shops and a house of his own. Aksionov was a handsome,… Read more "God Sees the Truth, But Waits, Leo Tolstoy"