The Idiot Part 1 Chapter 7 Page 39

“Then about executions.”

“Executions?”

“Yes — at least about one. Then I told the whole three years’ story of my life, and the history of a poor peasant girl — ”

“Oh, damn the peasant girl! go on, go on!” said Gania, impatiently.

“Then how Schneider told me about my childish nature, and — ”

“Oh, curse Schneider and his dirty opinions!

Go on.”

“Then I began to talk about faces, at least about the expressions of faces, and said that Aglaya Ivanovna was nearly as lovely as Nastasia