USSR

Kissing Russians Kissing Russians

Sep. 02, 2018

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Kissing Russians

One of the most beautiful things of Russia: witnessing couples’ intimate moments during the two-three minutes of a subway escalator trip. I remember them since the earliest of my childhood… This was part of an urban every day life, so common, we never thought much of it.  Once the USSR collapsed and Western tourists started visiting, […]
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Prom Dress. 1995 Prom Dress. 1995

Oct. 30, 2010

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Prom Dress. 1995

Most of us, post-Soviet women had our prom dresses "made out of curtain" or so it looked. And it meant the same thing the curtain dress meant for Scarlett O'Hara: it symbolized our will to survive. 

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