“Magic Power of Memories” by Valentina Filina-Pattison CHAPTER 6 KLAVA ( to be continued)

CHAPTER 6 KLAVA    We met with our classmates at the Museum where Klava Polyakova worked and is still working as a Director since 1983. What struck me most in this Museum: the opulence of the red banners and rewards as the pieces of exposition. We immediately took advantage of this situation and took many… Continue reading “Magic Power of Memories” by Valentina Filina-Pattison CHAPTER 6 KLAVA ( to be continued)

“Magic Power of Memories” by Valentina Filina-Pattison Chaper 5 Zoya (to be continued)

CHAPTER 5  ZOYA        Zoya Nikolaevna Lapitskaya, the star of our small group of classmates, was born on July 1, 1939 in v. Shchegorchik, Kursk region, and spent a hungry childhood there without parents: they were lost at the WWII. While they were alive, she was as if a football between a new… Continue reading “Magic Power of Memories” by Valentina Filina-Pattison Chaper 5 Zoya (to be continued)

“Magic Power of Memories” by Valentina Filina-Pattison Chapter 4 Galya (to be continued)

Chapter 4 Galya    My narrative is not just about my relatives, but goes to much broader boundaries: to the people of our generation. As clear as it was today I see my first meeting with the classmates of Nina Nikolaevna Ledneva’s fist graduates in 1954. I met them thanks to my first published book… Continue reading “Magic Power of Memories” by Valentina Filina-Pattison Chapter 4 Galya (to be continued)

“Magic Power of Memories” by Valentina Filina-Pattison Chapter 3 GENNADIY (to be continued)

Chapter 3 GENNADIY        Gennadiy was the name of my brother who was born on 19th of January 1942 and passed away on 30th of January 2012. He was our Mom’s favourite ’cause he was the only one – a boy, and second of all, the youngest. We, sisters, just inherited that love… Continue reading “Magic Power of Memories” by Valentina Filina-Pattison Chapter 3 GENNADIY (to be continued)