Enough of your vile, nasty anecdotes, depraved vile, sensual man!
Though Katerina Ivanovna smiled, she observed at once that Amalia Ivanovna ought not to tell anecdotes in Russian; the latter was still more offended, and she retorted that her (Vater aus Berlin was a very important man, and always went with his hands in pockets.
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Her autobiography is sprinkled with amusing anecdotes.
She is good at making a point in an interesting and memorable way with an anecdote.