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The Dead Pilot – “Life and Fate” – Vasily Grossman

April 10th, 2012 · No Comments · Description, Writing

The dead pilot lay there all night on a hill covered with snow; it was a cold night and the stars were quite brilliant. At dawn the hill turned pink – the pilot now lay on a pink hill. Then the wind got up and the snow covered his body.

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