Their first move will likely be a quick drive through Zaporizhia and Kherson toward… Crimea.
They had left Kherson at six in the morning, (it was then ten) and had been all that time engaged in effecting their passage.
A legend from the Kherson Government accounts for it as follows.
The ceremony was performed at Kherson; soon after the bride arrived and the marriage took place in the same city.
He was born in Kherson, a province bordering on the Black Sea, about forty-five years ago.
At the beginning of the thaw we persisted in going to Kherson, in opposition to all advice.
Even the girls were given books in Odessa and Kherson, as the rock to build their lives on, and not as an ornament for idleness.
When he returned to Kief, he carried with him the priests and sacred ornaments taken from the churches of Kherson.
The two imperial suites were soon united, and they swept on, a glittering cavalcade, to Kherson.
Returning to Russia in 1779 he founded the city of Kherson in the Ukraine, of which he was appointed a governor.