tramcars passed ringing by. The air vibrated with the pealing and
clanging of church bells, that were calling the people to attend
to a service like that which was now being conducted in the
prison. And the people, dressed in their Sunday best, were
passing on their way to their different parish churches.
The isvostchik did not drive Nekhludoff up to the prison itself,
but to the last turning that led to the prison.
Several persons--men and women--most of them carrying small