Admiring the Italian copies at the Pushkin Museum in Moscow, circa 1986.
This - pensive & respectful & thoughtful attitude confronted with art - is definitely me.
Russian literatue is art, too. But it's not my cup of tea.
Nao e' a minha praia....
By the way, I saw a cartoon strip years ago that showed a girl on a beach reading a big fat book and a sign above her head: "Reading Dostoevsky on the beach is prohibited".