• I was born of Scottish parents in Moscow.
  • I wrote from an early age.
  • A poem I wrote in 1837 on the death of Alexander Pushkin caused my arrest.
  • Much of my work was not published until after my death whereby I received posthumous fame.
  • I had a duel with the son of the French Ambassador.
  • I died from a second duel.

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