"This is Nagorny, one of two strapping sailors assigned to protect Alexis (the other is Derevenko). They function as bodyguards, nurses, companions and playmates."

"Alexis always dresses in a military uniform to match his father's or the two sailors who take turns guarding him."

Alexei and Nagorny
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