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And the answer to that was : “ You are receiving in this office 500 letters a day , or
13 , 000 a month . ... letters would continually increase and eventually you would
be answering letters today which you received months and years ago .
... of mind is honestly and accurately described in the following letter which I
wrote to Lytton about a month after I arrived ... Ceylon I have often been on the
point of writing in the last months and never quite reached it , perhaps because I
It took me six months to get 44 people to agree to my decision as to who should
be the owner of 44 lots and to my assessment of what each should pay to the
interpreter for his lot . They then actually , to my astonished relief , deposited Rs .
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Jenney - LibraryThing
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