Alexander Pushkin

The Queen Of Spades

The Queen of Spades (Russian: Pikovaya dama) is an acclaimed short story by Alexander Pushkin about human avariciousness. Pushkin wrote the story in autumn 1833 in Boldino and it was first published in literary magazine Biblioteka dlya chteniya in 1834. It was turned into the opera The Queen of Spades by Tchaikovsky.
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    "A fable," remarked Herman; "perhaps the cards were marked."
    "I hardly think so," replied Tomsky, with an air of importance.

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