Queen Of Spades By Oxander Pushkin

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lexander Pushkin was one of the most influential writers of his time. The "Queen of Spades" is considered as Pushkin's most successful work. It all begins with Hermann, a German engineering officer who never gambles, He spends all night and day watching the higher ranks play. He becomes obsessed with discovering the secret of winning. He begins a romance with the countess’s companion, Lizaveta, who hopes that Hermann will love her. They arrange to meet at the countess's house, but once inside the house, he confronts the old countess. When she refuses to reveal the secret, he pulls out his gun, and she dies of fright. During the countess’s funeral, Herman seems to think that her corpse winked at him, and that night the countess's ghost visits
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