64% done with War and Peace


Thus begins Pierre’s transformation, though it’s a transformation that will nearly break him before he finally becomes the good man he’s destined to be. He still wears the clothes of a gentleman, but he’s not given his name, only Peter Kirilych he gives to the soldiers – he’s shedding his aristocratic, French-ified skin and is becoming Russian. He will suffer in the months to come, but he will live!