Anna Karenina Part 6, Chapter 7 Summary

Leo Tolstoy

Part 6, Chapter 7 Summary

Levin only returns when he is called to supper. Kitty and the housekeeper are talking about wines, and Kitty is telling her that Stepan Arkadyevitch only drinks a certain kind. Levin walks right past her, though she tries to stop him. In the dining room, Stepan Arkadyevitch and Veslovsky talk with him about hunting. Both men are rather insolent and act far too familiar in a home that is not their own. They decide to hunt early in the morning, and the two guests suggest that all three of them should stay up all night so they can leave early. Dolly ironically says her husband is very good at that.

Stepan Arkadyevitch announces that Veslovsky has been to stay with Anna Karenina, and the Shtcherbatsky women are all eager to...

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