20% done with War and Peace


“What have they taken a baby in there for?”, One of the greatest lines ever written in the history of literature.

Lisa’s death is strange because we don’t really feel that sad about it. Yet we should because there was no reason not to love her. The reason for this is because Tolstoy is making us feel the way Andrei feels towards her. Ever chapter’s narrator speaks from the main character’s POV. Subtly.