22% done with Under Western Eyes

I can see this turning into a case where just by Haldin having associated himself with Razumov he’s ensured there will be created a new revolutionary because what choice will he have? Haldin took advantage of the state’s suspicious nature and of Razumov’s bourgeois inclination for conservatism. Haldin makes everyone revolt, his ‘engine’ was more than the bomb, he used his whole body to start a revolution. Fascinating