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When I went on circuit 20 miles east to Tissamaharama , I found Wilson , the
Irrigation Engineer , and we would dine together . But such meetings were , at the
most , once in a month . Occasionally the head of a department or some high
For instance , I was driving to Tissamaharama from Hambantota one afternoon ,
during the height of the outbreak , to stay the night there and hold some enquiries
, when I was stopped near Wirawila , where the road passes through thick ...
... 98 – 102 Price , 106 - 109 ; relations Templer , Judge , 136 – 137 with staff ,
107 – 112 ; unpopTennis , Sacrament of , 44 - 47 ; ularity in Jaffna , 111 ;
repor135 ted to Governor , 111 - 114 ; Tissamaharama , 175 ; 199 relations with
Price , 115 ...
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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