Milkin feels like being disarmed and defeated. Are you crying, mamma?
When first reading I began to form a certain opinion of Dmitri. Do you think the reasons Pyotr put forth were genuine? The first element of literature Chekhov uses is characterization.
Could that be taken as an insult to his confession? As the head of the household, he has to make a living. The Bear can be regarded as a comedy since it is to give the audience entertainment and amusement.
They hung out and the people thought they were lovers. Instead, misery is established through past life experiences. Lomov is called back and once again an argument ensues before proposing.