Princess Marya has decided to go back to Moscow to find her brother, Prince Andre. It is an almost impossible trip, but "what was difficult or not difficult, possible or impossible, she did not ask and did not want to know.
from page 461-462, volume 2 of original text
collage, ink, dried leaves and grass from Yasnaya Polyana
Pevear/Volokhonsky translation page 975-977