Dersu Uzala

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In the book " On edge Ussurijskomu " V.K.Arsenev wrote about the friend: " It was the person of low growth, thickset, possessed sufficient physical strength... Than its eye In total were more remarkable. Dark grey, but not brown, they looked easy and a little fondly. In them resoluteness, frankness of character and good nature " appeared. From conversation with Dersu V.K.Arsenev has learned, that to it 53 years, that at it never was at home, it eternally lived open-air and only arranged to itself time jurtu from korja or beresty in the winter. Was at it earlier семья:жена, children, but all were lost from a smallpox. Has remained Dersu one on light, went on woods, traded in hunting. Young scientist V.K.Arsenev and " wood people " Dersu have passed together many kilometers ussurijskoj a taiga and became the big and kind friends. After expedition of 1907 V.K.Arsenev has invited poluslepogo Dersu to live in its house in Khabarovsk. Dersu very much loved "captain", but upon a life in city it was weighed. To it, the free son of woods, it was stuffy in four walls. In the spring of 1908 it has said goodbye to the kind friend and has gone on foot to Primorski Krai, on the native land, to sources of the river Ussuri... It have found killed near station Korfovskaja, absolutely near to Khabarovsk. Twilight have found it in a way. Dersu has dissolved a fire at the road to pass away cold spring night. It was it posledni j a fire... Robbers have not found at Dersu valuable things, and memory and love to this sincerely beautiful person to steal it was impossible. Now in settlement Korfovsky, near to a place of destruction Dersu, in memory of it the huge granite block is put. And schoolboys have planted around of it pines...