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Anna Karenina

Anna Karenina

  

by Leo Tolstoy

Anna Karenina: Shorter Than War and Peace. Barely. True or False

1. At the beginning of the book, why is Anna taking a train to visit her sister? -> Because airplanes hadn’t been invented yet, dummy
2. What is one of the obstacles to Vronsky and Anna’s courtship? -> Anna hates Vronsky
3. Why is Vronsky’s mother against her son’s relationship with Anna? -> Because it is interfering with her son’s military career
4. What is Vronsky doing when he has an accident? -> Watching a scary movie after drinking a 2-liter bottle of Pepsi
5. What request of Anna’s does Karenin refuse? -> To grant her a divorce

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