War and Peace Volume 4, Part 2, Chapter 14 Summary
The Russian prisoners walk slowly between French soldiers and wagons. It’s a massive traffic jam.
Some of the prisoner officers are scandalized by all the loot the French are hauling away. The most scandalous of all to them is a wagon full of women, obviously Russian girls who have become army prostitutes.
Pierre is unfazed by everything he sees, just trying to get through the march without becoming mentally unstable.
The prisoners are treated worse and worse. For dinner they get some gruel and horseflesh to eat. Um, gross.
After dinner, Pierre has some kind of deep-thoughts moment that doesn’t make much sense, then he goes to sleep happy.