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everyone's work became easier . Five minutes after this , to me , eminently satisfactory testimonial , I literally saved the head clerk's life .
... that they became practically speechless and what they had to say had to be dragged out of them by me , the Ratemahatmaya , and the interpreter .
Kandy kachcheri always became more and more hectic with an unending stream of people , clerks , peons , and headmen , bringing in documents and letters ...
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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