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There was a well-known water hole about miles through the jungle on the left of
the road, and he told me that it was in a terrible state as there were bodies of
dead buffaloes in and around it. It was the dry season and there would be no
... to think, I should certainly have been terrified, but in fact in this instance I had
been so entranced by the beauty of the creature that there was no time for fear.
We walked back to the water hole and on the way I saw a most extraordinary
On one side of the water hole and about 5 or 6 yards from it rose a great rock or
gigantic boulder, 12 or 15 feet high and quite smooth and flat on the top. One
could lie on it all night and get a fine view of the water hole and, raised up there, ...
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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