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Winter is bitter and unrelenting in Arkhangelsk, they say, and “they” are well qualified meteorologists. Nevertheless, Nikrond braves the moroz to bring us a review, but will he come back Ded?
What is life like on Pushkinskaya Ulitsa? Nikrond popped along in the Marshrutka to find out.
Do you need to study the secret history? Nikrond sticks his head in the hive and comes out to share his bee-stung visions.
We'll meet again and say "hi."
Oleg Goncharov on October 31