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Images drawn from Dostoevsky could cause Moscow commuters to kill themselves

Crime and Punishment.

The opening of Dostoevsky Station on the Moscow Metro has been delayed because of fears its murals will push depressed commuters over the brink .  The murals depict scenes from Crime and Punishment and The Devils.  “Grim?”  “Suicidal?”  Dostoevsky?  Who knew?