4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
Good for a long journey,
This review is from: Selected Stories (Wordsworth Classics) (Paperback)
the beauty of Checkov's short stories is that they approach a complex topic but not entirely so. Sometimes in fact they approach a quite simple side of human nature - I read this during two insane 10 hour bus trips to Stockholm from the snowy north of Sweden and it was certainly a great way to while the hours of travelling.
read a story...look out the window... repeat