Arms and the Man

Anna Karenina – Part One, Chapters 1–17

Summary All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way. (See Important Quotations Explained) Confusion reigns in the Oblonsky household in Moscow. Stiva Oblonsky has been unfaithful to his wife, Dolly, with their children’s former governess. Stiva is distraught but not overly remorseful. Dolly, meanwhile, is devastated and refuses to …

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