• Flesch-Kincaid Level: 6
  • Approx. Reading Time: 6 hours and 1 minute
Short Fiction

The Duel and Other Stories

Translated by Constance Garnett
I It was eight o'clock in the morning—the time when the officers, the local officials, and the visitors usually took their morning dip in the sea after the hot, stifling night, and then went into the pavilion to drink tea or coffee. Ivan Andreitch Laevsky, a thin, fair young man of twenty-eight, wea...
  • Flesch-Kincaid Level: 6
  • Approx. Reading Time: 6 hours and 1 minute