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  • POST MASTER Alternative
  • The POSTMASTER Alternative


A postmaster in the backwoods has a beautiful daughter who is the apple of his eye, but a hussar persuades her to elope with him and he never sees her again. From Pushkin's short story "The Station Master".

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