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In the Cart by Anton Chekhov

One of the great short stories, “In the Cart” was published 1897.

The author was aware of the dire conditions which teachers had to live in rural Russia.

I listened to a lecture on the tale from a book by George Saunders, professor at Syracuse University — A Swim in a Pond in the Rain: In Which Four Russians Give a Master Class on Writing, Reading, and Life

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