Proving that Russian food is more than borscht, Mari Vanna in Dupont is cozy and offers hearty food that will fill you right up.
“The older children who starved gave their food to the younger ones,” said Mari.
You must learn how to make this cream porridge now, Mari; you are quite old enough.
Mari's people, however, never thought of its being uncomfortable.
Mon Mari, ma grande-mre, et ma mre sont bien sensibles votre aimable souvenir et vous font tous leurs compliments.
"I make all the clothing for my family," answered Mari's mother.
It stood in the corner of the living-room, where Mari's mother worked all day, and where the family ate and sat.
"Isn't he a beauty," exclaimed Mari, as she stroked the magpie.
Mari had the sled Henrik made for her two years ago, and her two brothers sometimes dragged her on it down to the village.
Mari's mother had promised her a coffee party in honour of her birthday.