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As soon as I got to Kandy , I found that I had indeed entered into an entirely new
world . I am glad that I spent a year of my life at the age of 27 in Kandy , for life
there was unlike any that I have ever known elsewhere , but I did not like it in the
He was a Judge of the Supreme Court and was in Kandy holding the Assizes ; he
and Mrs. Middleton were pleasant people , but almost impossibly respectable .
The Judge had rapped me on the knuckles for not having attended his Court ...
... Acting A.G.A. Mannar , 119-124 ; twice nearly swindled , 127131 ; 0 . A. Kandy ,
132–171 ; journey to Kandy , 132 ; society in Kandy , 133 ; work in Kandy , 134 ;
Kandy tennis and Kandy Club , 135-137 ; and the Empress Eugénie , 138–145 ...
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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