He had been at least partly responsible for dashing her hopes.
It felt good to be at least partly responsible for reviving them.
Watching the two of them, it was all she could do to control her own tears... especially knowing that this was at least partly her fault.
Partly - in a way.
Partly because of the depressing memories associated with Bald Hills, partly because Prince Andrew did not always feel equal to bearing with his father's peculiarities, and partly because he needed solitude, Prince Andrew made use of Bogucharovo, began building and spent most of his time there.