At various times, Tolstoy, , and many others are very nice and warm describe these characters in their works. Delving into history, we can say that all the royalty Russia had in his court the whole staff home staff: nurse, maid, housekeeper, cook, cook, gardener, huntsman and many others. One of the first places in this list is a governess and tutor. The most striking example of this is for us the fate of Charles Sydney Gibbs, who first came to Russia in 1901, as English teacher.
In autumn 1908 he was invited to Tsarskoe Selo, the Empress Alexandra Feodorovna and was introduced to his future vospitannitsam – Grand Duchess Olga and Tatiane, who was then 13 and 11 years later to them joined by nine Anastasia. Three years later, the Empress asked Gibbs to become a mentor, Alexei. Alex was then eight years old. When Gibbs started with Alex, the boy was pale, nervous and weak because of aggravation of the disease. Several months passed before reached the atmosphere of mutual understanding and trust. Alex conducted himself more freely and felt much luchshe.Tak Charles Sydney Gibbs long remained one of the most loyal friends and tutors at the court of the Empress. But we digress The main scourge of business people – permanent employment. If Mom and Dad – the people that manage their own businesses or have held high posts, the child usually left without communication, parental support and education.