"... Princess Sofia Vassilyevski, you know, the Russian beauty."
Sofia Serrano (W of F. C. Tarr) & Augusto Centeno (A); 17Jun60; R258557.
And who was to say that if Bulgaria threw in her lot with the Allies and attacked the Turks the Central Powers might not even start a grand offensive down through Serbia--and people talked of this in Sofia months before it actually began--connect up their lines all the way to Constantinople--and good-by to their little peasant state and her hard-won independence!
GREEK IX PAID IN FULL BOOK TWO: THE LONE WOLF'S DAUGHTER I THE GIRL SOFIA II MASKS AND FACES III THE AGONY COLUMN IV MUTINY V HOUSE OF THE WOLF VI THE MUMMER VII THE FANTASTICS VIII COUNCIL OF THE GODLESS IX MRS.
He turned to Sofia eyes of cold fire in a wintry countenance.
The amiable old general, who was always in the library at the Sofia Club at tea time, ready to tell how the Dardanelles and Constantinople could be taken, had learned English at Robert College and had a son there; the photographer who developed my films also had a son there--and so on.
In September, after fomenting a strike on the Oriental Railway in eastern Roumelia (which railway was Turkish property), the Sofia Cabinet seized the line with a military force on the plea of political necessity.