Is it me or Helen Rappaport deleted her Facebook rant?
Grand Duchess Maria to her father, Nicholas II. 30 August, 1915. (via romanovillage
“…The four of us are now lying in the arm-chairs with our legs on the chairs. Olga is knitting a stocking. Anastasia is sorting out the old letters; Tatiana is reading poetry. The morning we were at the service. We had breakfast in the balcony with Sonya. In the afternoon we went for a drive and visited the cemetery. A small church is being built there…”