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The amount of Government work in Kandy was very heavy all through the
kachcheri and I had a severe struggle against the head clerk and others before I
was able to put through my revolution . But once the revolution was made and
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 ...
... Sir William , 104 twice nearly swindled , 127 – 105 131 ; O . A . Kandy , 132 –
171 ; Tyrrell , Sir , F . G . , 134 ; 136 journey to Kandy , 132 ; society in Kandy ,
133 ; work in Vaithianathan , Sir K . , 163 Kandy , 134 ; Kandy tennis Vigors , C . T
. D ...
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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