My mother is a crossing guard for the neighborhood school, so obviously she had to get the dog a reflective vest so that he could be her assistant.
Illustration of Nicholas II, Empress Alexandra, Grand Duchess Olga, and Dowager Empress Marie Feodorovna: 1896.
From our resident Olga historian, translator of Olga’ diaries
The girls knew how much he helped their brother and put their mother’s mind at ease. They probably also knew that Rasputin’s murder was also an attack on their mother, who they adored.