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ermm...
I guess we won that match against Greece....

sorry oreok, but thats just the truth of life...

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Poisy dear :D

yes, that's absolutely the case :P . Nevertheless, hearty congrats to the Ukranian team. Their defense is really tough and the team as such is strong, well organized and they stick together. They have been playing a stunning qualification and never lost a game. They are very good and deserve to be the first team in the group.

I am sad about the defeat of the Greek team and the fact that three most important players were not present or were not able to play full 90 minutes surely was one of the causes of the defeat. Anyway, there are still games to play and not everything is lost yet. The pressure though is bigger now and the Greek team will have to be on their guard and give 200% otherwise they won't be able to keep the 2nd position. They're at the 3rd position now.


By the way, the Russians played Germany (in Germany) and managed a good result: 2:2. I'm pleased about this though they didn't win but it's a young team, they are talented, fighting and it's a pleasure to see them on the football ground. Well done guys !!!!!

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HI HONEYS !!! :P

I’ve been doing some research and look here’s what I found online.

In our beloved “BEDNAYA NASTYA”, in one of the first episodes, LISA reads a LOVE POEM from a little BOOK that VALODJA gave her as a present when they were still in love with each other. In this scene, Lisa starts reading the poem and then recites it without looking into the book anymore. Well, after she finishes she says to Sonia that this poem is by DENIS VASILEVICH DAVYDOV (1784 – 1839). If you’re interested, here’s an internet address where you can find a little bit of information on this author. By the way, the same site, also says something about VASILY ZHUKOWSKY (you’ll remember him as Sasha’s teacher and friend). Yes, he really existed !!

http://www.abcgallery.com/K/kiprensky/kiprenskybio.html



While watching “BEDNAYA NASTYA”, you surely noticed that a number of RUSSIAN and EUROPEAN WRITERS are mentioned in the series whose work is connected with what happens in the series. So, I tried to find some nice sites where you can find useful and interesting information on the life and work of these authors. Enjoy them !!!


WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

Well, I don’t have to say anything about him I guess… I’m sure there are millions of sites about him. It’s far too hard to decide which ones are good. Have a look online (Google e.g) yourselves ladies.


GEORGE SAND (1804 – 1876)

www.cyranos.ch/litsan-e.htm

www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/g/george_sand.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Sand


THE BEST "PUSHKIN" LINKS (they are all in english):

www.pushkininenglish.com/links.htm

biography, work and anything related to Pushkin

www.vor.ru/culture/cultarch60_eng.html

Pushkin and women: highly interesting and don't miss it!!

www.vor.ru/culture/push200_eng.htm#1

a more detailed biography and intro of his work, take your time reading this

www.museumpushkin.ru/english/

intro and history of the Pushkin Museum, events, links etc.

www.emule.com/poetry/?page=overview&author=71

Some of PUSHKIN'S most touching, beautiful LOVE POEMS... time for romance, click on the poem "CONFESSION (to Alina Osipova, 1826)"


THE BEST "BYRON" LINKS


www.englishhistory.net/byron.html

almost everything you need to know about his life an work

www.antiquemapsandprints.com/byron.htm

a comprehensive overview of life and work, easy and quick to read, good intro

http://quotations.about.com/sitesearch. ... 733&type=1

some of BYRON'S most beautiful POEMS, click on the POEMS "WHEN WE TWO PARTED" and "SHE WALKS IN BEAUTY"

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oreok dear u r fantastic! :lol: :lol:
I see u r a passionate “net hunter” :rolleyes:
maybe u would like to include these names in your researches as well (that is if u r not already acquainted with their poetry )
Sergey Esenin
Vladimir Mayakovski
Aleksandr Blok
Joseph Brodsky


guess why
of course those were the poets danya used to read over and over :wink:
Things fall down. People look up. And when it rains, it pours.
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JELENA !!!!! :ah: :rolleyes:

OH THANK YOU SO MUCH SWEETHEART FOR THESE AUTHORS. I'M THRILLED !!!!! TO TELL YOU THE TRUTH, THESE NAMES ARE COMPLETELY UNFAMILIAR TO ME (I APOLOGIZE :oops: :oops: :oops: FAR TOO FOCUSED ON WESTERN AUTHORS, BUT IT'S NEVER TOO LATE TO LEARN NEW THINGS !!!!! :wink: :D ) BUT I PROMISE TO HAVE A LOOK ONLINE AND I VERY MUCH HOPE I WILL FIND SOME NICE THINGS. AS SOON AS I'VE GOT SOMETHING, I'LL PUT IT HERE. :wink:

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O.K. GILRS !!! :wink:

OREOK'S "LITTLE UNIVERSITY" (HA HA :lol: :laugh: ) IS OPENING ITS DOORS AGAIN. YES JELENA, SOMETIMES I'M ABSOLUTELY UNSTOPPABLE
:laugh: :blush: .

SWEETIES, SOMEWHERE IN THE FIRST EPISODES OF "BEDNAYA NASTYA" THE TSAR (SASHA'S FATHER) SAYS THAT THEY ARE DESCENDENTS OF THE ROYAL HOUSE OF ROMANOV. OH, I JUST LOVE THE WORLD WIDE WEB !!! HERE ARE SOME REALLY NICE SITES WHERE YOU CAN READ ABOUT THE HISTORY OF THAT DYNASTY AND WHERE YOU CAN ALSO FIND A NUMBER OF LINKS. GIRLS, I'M REALLY ENTHUSIASTIC BECAUSE THE ONLINE MATERIAL IS RATHER GOOD.



THE HOUSE OF ROMANOV


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Romanov_dynasty

http://www.mnsu.edu/emuseum/history/russia/romanov.html

http://members.surfeu.fi/thaapanen/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grand_Duch ... _of_Russia


AAAAND MORE GOODIES :wink: :D . I THOUGHT IT WAS TIME THAT WE GOT SOME INFORMATION ON THE TOWN WHERE OUR BELOVED DANYA WAS BORN AND WHERE HE STILL LIVES AND WORKS. WE SHOULD REALLY PAY TRIBUTE TO THE PLACE THAT "GAVE BIRTH" TO SUCH AN EXCEPTIONAL DARLING :wub: :wub: :wub: , DON'T YOU THINK? :wink:


MOSCOW


HISTORY


http://kursy.rsuh.ru/istoria/moseng/sod.asp


HISTORY OF THE MOSCOW KREMLIN


http://www.caroun.com/Countries/Europe/ ... ory-1.html


HISTORY OF MOSCOW'S UNDERGROUND (some weeks ago its 70th anniversary was celebrated)


http://www.urbanrail.net/eu/mos/moskva.htm


GO TO SEE DANYA IN MOSCOW - A LITTLE TOURIST GUIDE


http://www.russiatrek.com/r_moscow.shtml

http://www.moscowcity.com/


ENJOY HONEYS !!!! :rolleyes:

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Holy goodness, girl, you've done an incredible research!!!

hahahahah somehow I've got this feeling you're gonna compete with me for the Prize of Danya's Most Devoted Fan hehehe But I wont give up!!!!

honestly, thats helluva lots of work you've done, oreok, thanks so much!

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could someone kindly remind me about george sand-bn connection!?
I am afraid I haven’t noticed her work being mentioned in bn, or maybe I haven’t seen that part yet :rolleyes:
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jelena wrote: Vladimir Mayakovski
I hate this one... Never heard anything more stupid in my life... In school, I dropped Mayakovsky out of my scope (thanks god my Russian teacher was more than kind to me and let me ignore him just like that :roll: )

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HI JELENA :D

You asked about the connection BN and George Sand. Well, it was when Vladimir and Sasha had this argument about Olga at the ball when the two guys decided to have a duel. In a scene shortly before the duel, Natasha who found out about this duel, went to Olga's room in the palace in order to talk with her about the terrible news. Olga was reading a book but she was not really focused on it (understandably!!). She told Natasha that the author of the book was George Sand.

Hope I was able to help you remember :D :wink: .

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Thanks dear I knew it must have been something like thata... I mean,I haven`t been watching bn from the begining :wink:
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Poisy wrote:
jelena wrote: Vladimir Mayakovski
I hate this one... Never heard anything more stupid in my life... In school, I dropped Mayakovsky out of my scope (thanks god my Russian teacher was more than kind to me and let me ignore him just like that :roll: )
Oh, Poisy, and one of my favorite poets is immeno Mayakovsky, though I love Esenin too. And the others.

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OREOK'S LITTLE UNIVERSITY: PART 2 :D

(OR IS IT PART 3 ALREADY? :ah: ... OR 4? :wacko: ... ANYWAY :tongue: ... I'M GETTING OLDER AND MORE CONFUSED, HEH? :lol: :blink: )
O.K. HERE WE GO THEN LADIES !!!



THIS AUTHOR (OR RATHER A TEXT OF HIM) APPEARED AT SOME POINT IN BN BUT I DON'T QUITE REMEMBER WHERE... (IF ANYONE OF YOU DOES, PLEASE TELL US / ME) WE MENTIONED HIM AT THE GREEK FORUM.


ALEXANDER SERGUEEVICH GRIBOYEDOV (1795 – 1829)


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_ ... Griboyedov


AS OUR LOVELY AND WONDERFUL DANYA IS SO FOND OF PERFORMING "PLATONOV" (GOD BLESS YOU DARLING!!!), LET'S HAVE A LOOK AT THE CREATOR OF THIS CHARACTER.


ANTON PAVLOVICH CHEKHOV (1860 – 1904)

http://people.brandeis.edu/~teuber/chekhovbio.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anton_Chekhov


JELENA SWEETY, I PROMISED TO GO ONLINE AND LOOK FOR GOOD SITES. SO I DID AND THIS IS ESPECIALLY FOR YOU :rolleyes:


SERGEY ALEKSANDROVICH ESENIN (1895 – 1925)


http://www.kirjasto.sci.fi/esenin.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sergey_Yesienin

http://chernomore.net/Poetry/Sergey_Esenin.htm



VLADIMIR VLADIMIROVICH MAYAKOVSKY (1893 – 1930)
(A WORLD OF VLADIMIRS..... :wub: )


http://www.mayakovsky.com/maya/maya2b.htm

http://www.1001.org/Artists/Mayakovski.html

http://www.vor.ru/culture/cultarch29_eng.html

http://www.worldhistory.com/wiki/V/Vlad ... kovsky.htm


DON'T WORRY ABOUT ALEKSANDR BLOK AND JOSEPH BRODSKY. THEY WILL JOIN US HERE SOON, TOO. :wink:

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oreok wrote: THIS AUTHOR (OR RATHER A TEXT OF HIM) APPEARED AT SOME POINT IN BN BUT I DON'T QUITE REMEMBER WHERE... (IF ANYONE OF YOU DOES, PLEASE TELL US / ME) WE MENTIONED HIM AT THE GREEK FORUM.

ALEXANDER SERGUEEVICH GRIBOYEDOV (1795 – 1829)
there’s small piece of information somewhere in my mind :rolleyes: that A.S. Griboyedov is something of a comedy play writer ..anyway
mentioned by anna while choosing what was she going to read at the audition in theatre(she has just come to Petersburg, left Vladimir, but dreaming of him of course, and the imagination is so vivid that she actually sees Vladimir, and has a dialog with him)
no doubt you know that scene!!!! it is kinda romantic :wub:
oreok wrote: ANTON PAVLOVICH CHEKHOV (1860 – 1904)
well this is one of my favorites
I strongly recommend not only getting to know about his life and work but READING HIS PLAYS they r really essential part of russian literature, and widely recognized as well...
oreok wrote: (A WORLD OF VLADIMIRS..... :wub: )
hehe those vladimirs!!! although vladimir is here one of the most common male names, and I know many vladimirs,because of korf I look at them completely differently,now :lol: :lol:
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jelena wrote:
oreok wrote: ANTON PAVLOVICH CHEKHOV (1860 – 1904)
well this is one of my favorites
I strongly recommend not only getting to know about his life and work but READING HIS PLAYS they r really essential part of russian literature, and widely recognized as well...
Do you remember it was Chekhov behind Bezotsovshchina play? Danya's favourite?
:wub:

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