In the higher command there were two sharply defined parties: Kutuzov's party and that of Bennigsen, the chief of staff.
You don't know how Kutuzov is pestered since his appointment as Commander in Chief.
Everywhere Kutuzov retreated, but the enemy without waiting for his retreat fled in the opposite direction.
Braunau was the headquarters of the commander-in-chief, Kutuzov.
Ermolov wished to act on his own judgment, but Dokhturov insisted that he must have Kutuzov's instructions.
"We all have our weaknesses," said Kutuzov smiling and walking away from him.
Since Prince Andrew had last seen him Kutuzov had grown still more corpulent, flaccid, and fat.
Kutuzov himself with all his transport took the road to Znaim.
Kutuzov himself, he was told, was in the house with Prince Bagration and Weyrother.
Kutuzov with his transport had still to march for some days before he could reach Znaim.