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The largest town in my District was not Hambantota , the headquarters where I
lived , but Tangalla , thirty miles or so away . There was no railway and about
once a month I drove or rode to Tangalla and stayed a night or two there in the ...
sea come to my house nor did I go to theirs . When I went on circuit to Tangalla ,
26 miles to the west , the largest town in my District , I found Southorn , the District
Judge , and Hodson , the Superintendent of Police , and we dined together .
... 132 103 ; attitude towards animals , Tangalla , 71 98 - 101 ; learns from F . H .
Templer , G . D . , 98 – 102 Price , 106 - 109 ; relations Templer , Judge , 136 –
137 with staff , 107 – 112 ; unpopTennis , Sacrament of , 44 - 47 ; ularity in Jaffna
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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