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With every shake he gave it , its body gave him a violent blow on the ribs and the tail curled round like the thong of a whip and hit of bridge . him in the face on the opposite 39 JAFFNA.
What showed me that he had so completely grasped my position was that when he gave me the telegram he said : “ of course if you prefer it I will tear this up now and you can go off tonight .
Then I took the ploughs and bulls to Tissa and gave demonstrations there . Almost at once I got applications for 80 or 90 ploughs , which I immediately ordered from Colombo . In the end 3,140 acres were cultivated , of which 2,420 were ...
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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