37% done with War and Peace

At the window Prince Andrey imagines Natasha wishes to fly away into the night and he’s charmed by the girl. Pierre, on the other hand, dreams of a young woman flying into the sky too but imagines the image is symbolic of the Psalms. In the middle of these two images, Tolstoy talks about how two people can have such different ideas of the truth and how difficult it can be to agree on anything.