Sentence Examples with the word birch tree

Sometimes Pierre, struck by the meaning of his words, would ask him to repeat them, but Platon could never recall what he had said a moment before, just as he never could repeat to Pierre the words of his favorite song: native and birch tree and my heart is sick occurred in it, but when spoken and not sung, no meaning could be got out of it.

Karataev was still sitting at the side of the road under the birch tree and two Frenchmen were talking over his head.