The Slanderer: who has been telling tales about Sergey Kapitonlch Akhineyev's activities in the kitchen?
A Work of Art: what would you do with the gift of an erotic statuette?
Two short stories revealing Russian writer Anton Chekhov's comic side. Read by Michael Robert-Brown.
Music: Tchaikovsky's Symphony No 6 "Patethique" from classiccat.net