The Lady with the Dog

June 26, 2019
Anton Chekov
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Nikolay Vorobyev
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Tonight, we’ll be reading the 1899 short story by Russian author Anton Chekhov titled, "The Lady with a Dog". The story describes a surprising love affair between two unhappily married people — Dmitri and Anna. This is one of Chekhov's most famous pieces of short fiction. Vladimir Nabokov, for instance, considers it as one of the greatest short stories ever written.