He was the buffoon, who went by a woman's name, Nastasya Ivanovna.
"Nastasya Ivanovna, what sort of children shall I have?" she asked the buffoon, who was coming toward her in a woman's jacket.
The " creature " of Charles, as he called himself, this burly, violent scholar, buffoon and bully, was reckoned a patriot.
Nastasya Ivanovna the buffoon sat with a sad face at the window with two old ladies.
He has a keen sense of humor without becoming a buffoon.
That buffoon making a fool of himself at a business open house may well turn out to be the next executive or business owner you'll need to see.
34), Cicero states that he was contemptuous of other philosophers and even called Socrates "the Attic Buffoon."
Though people were afraid of Marya Dmitrievna she was regarded in Petersburg as a buffoon, and so of what she had said they only noticed, and repeated in a whisper, the one coarse word she had used, supposing the whole sting of her remark to lie in that word.
General Slobodan Milosevic: Achieved fame by standing up to the notorious braggart and military buffoon Wesley Clark in Yugoslavia.
Dave, Barry S Wales Prescott is a bumbling buffoon.
agree with other reviewers that the film misses the essence and Langdon comes over as a buffoon rather than a scholar.
But rather than playing buffoon to Lee's philosopher, Richard is more laid back and less analytical.
When they have a complete buffoon as prime minister, the combination is explosive.
I don't know why the ignorant buffoon hasn't rung me yet.
"Why, fleas, crickets, grasshoppers," answered the buffoon.
In the and and 1st centuries B.C. Apollodorus, nicknamed laprorupavvos (" Lord of the Garden "), and Zeno of Sidon (who describes Socrates as " the Attic buffoon ": Cic. De nat.
No one found more opportunities for attacking, no one captured or killed more Frenchmen, and consequently he was made the buffoon of all the Cossacks and hussars and willingly accepted that role.
It was a funny and tender film partially because of Moore's steadfast performance to Grant's stumbling buffoon.
Blunkett, the class buffoon, says that immigrants speaking English at home would help " overcome the schizophrenia which bedevils generational relationships " .
Put him beside his wife and he looks a regular buffoon!
She said and felt at that time that no man was more to her than Nastasya Ivanovna, the buffoon.
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