A "higher flour" is born and the highest enlightenment. On the same Russian emigrants - thinkers recall the words of Marina Tsvetaeva: "Generation, where beautiful / was - who suffered hotter." 3. What Stepun? .. (Biography Digest) To begin with, that Stepun was absolutely adequate to their age, her spirit, her preferences, her weaknesses, her quest, her delusions and revelations. He was no more, but no less epoch, and therefore spoke to her (and her) on an equal footing. Responding artistic and philosophical pathos of "Silver Age" (all the poets and even philosophers and thinkers tend to literature), he spoke on the spiritual field, not only as a thinker, past a school of neo-learned the lessons of Edmund Husserl, not only as a sociologist, who knew and take into account the ideas of Max Weber, P. Sorokin and G. Simmel, but also as a journalistic chronicler ( "letters to the ensign - artilleryman"), novelist ( "Nikolai Pereslegin 'novel), as a subtle literary critic and theater-goer. Of course, such a person is able to understand the different meanings of time and tell her.