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She said she had come to Moscow in the hope of becoming a movie star, married
a Muscovite to get permission to live in the capital, and, while waiting to be
discovered, worked as a secretary at the Institute. But then she leaned close to
You're gonna have to feed me like a baby." "Okay, here you are," I said, holding
the bottle to his lips. "Sit down, relax. You look tired," he said. "Okay, Toilik, but I
can't stay very long. Lena's waiting for me," I said. "Nobody's waiting for me," he ...
Waiting to move to Moscow, waiting for propiska, waiting for a job, waiting to go
abroad, waiting for an invitation, still waiting for permission to emigrate, and the
everyday waiting with fear of arrest. With each month of waiting for permission, ...
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Review: MetroUser Review - Michael Murray - Goodreads
So many richnessess in such a small book. Such lovable characters. An indictment of a political system that never could work, no matter how hard it hammered its citizens into place. Read full review