Tolstoy is world-famous as a novelist. In fact, his ‘War and Peace’ is one of the longest stories ever written. In just a few hundred words, however, you can read something by this great writer. It’s a sad story but one that we all know very well. We often have great plans but we usually get bored with them – sometimes with tragic results! (500 words)
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