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  • The marquis forgot the lessons of the master, and yielded supinely to the fascinations of the harem.
  • He was not content with laying the blame at the door of the effete War Office, but deplored the apathetic way in which the Tsar passed the time at headquarters, without any clear political plan, holding on supinely to formalism and routine, yielding to the spasmodic interference of the Empress.
 
 

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