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A . ( Office Assistant to the Government Agent ) who might have anything from
one to six years ' service ; the junior was called a Cadet , and every civil servant
when he first arrived was attached to some provincial kachcheri as Cadet . It was
... lived the Superintendent of Police , the Assistant Superintendent of Police , and
the District Judge . And perched up on one of the bastions was a bungalow for
the Office Assistant . It was in this bungalow on the bastion that I 50 GROWING.
By a series of accidents the Assistant Agency at Mannar became vacant .
Government wired to the G . A . telling him to send me and actually appointed me
to act as Assistant Agent . It was where I acted before for a month , but it is almost
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In the feudal society of Ceylon "I felt that there was some depth of happiness rather than pleasure, of satisfaction, . . . which the western world is losing or has lost." (p 158) Judgments such as ... Read full review
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This is the second book Leonard Woolf wrote of his life. He is a graceful author, and a sensitive man. Good look into an aristocratic young britisher and his growing up. Read full review