Pierre went to the children, and the laughter and shouting grew still louder. "Well Anna Makarovna," Pierre's voice was heard, "come here to the middle, and at the command, one, two, and when I say three, you stand here. And you in my arms. Now, one, two..." said Pierre's voice; there was a hush. "Three!" and a rapturous groan of children's voices arose in the room.
from page 689-690, volume 2 of original text
collage, flora from Yasnaya Polyana
Pevear/Volokhonsky translation page 1165-1166