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: "[...] Last night, at Count Malatesta's reception, I heard by chance these two words: "l'improductivitÃ© Slave." I experienced the same relief as does a nervous patient when the physician tells him that his symptoms are common enough, and that many others suffer from the same disease. I have many fellow-sufferers, not only among other Slavs, a race which I know but imperfectly, but in my own country. I thought about that "improductivitÃ© Slave" all night. He had his wits about him who summed the thing up in two words. There is something in us,âan incapacity to give forth all that is in us. One might say, God has given us bow and arrow, but refused us the power to string the bow and send the arrow straight[...]".