Dr. Lushkin

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Dr. Lushkin

Background

Lushkin is a physician in Russia.

During the events of Theatre Macabre: Season 1 Episode 1 First Love played by Edward Linde-Lubaszenko

Vladimir Petrovich is hunting in the forest when he hears laughing. He sees Zinka with her suitors, Dr. Lushkin, Captain Nymaski, Mr. Madonapulka, Mr. Bierdof, and Count Miliski and she turns and laughs at him. Dr. Lushkin walks up behind him and tells him it is impolite to stare and Vladimir runs away. Vladimir goes to Zinka's house and finds her playing a game with her suitors. She tells Miliski to make a ticket for Vladimir and Dr. Lushkin tells Vladimir about the game they are playing. Whoever's ticket from the hat is the winner gets to kiss Zinka's hand. Vladimir pulls the winning ticket and Bierdof offers to buy it from him, but Vladmir refuses. Zinka spends another evening with her suitors and she tells them each to make up a story. She tells Mr. Bierdof to go first and when he says he can't, asks him questions about what he would do if he were married. She asks him what he would do if his wife cheated on him and she tells him he would kill her. She tells a story about finding the man she loves the most in the forest.