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What is a summary of the ninny by Anton Chekhov?

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03/01/2010

Yulia Vassilyevna is a foolish person, stupid, timid and weak. She is working as a tutor. On the other hand, Yulia's employer plays a trick on her by cheating her out of money she earned. He makes up silly reasons for not paying the right amount. The employer keeps on subtracting Yulia's salary because he wants to steal Yulia's money.

Yulia Vassilyevna knows that her employer is cheating on her but she didn't complain. Her eye is filled with tears and does not speak up for herself. She doesn't protest and defend herself. then she just took the money.

But at the end, her employer apologized to Yulia for having played a cruel trick, and on her great surprise his employer gave her eighty rubles.