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I suppose it must have been another ten days or a fortnight before I was allowed
to leave the hospital . Since childhood I have rarely had an illness severe enough
to be followed by what one can accurately call convalescence . But when I have ...
205 of 26th April to the Government Agent , Southern Province , regarding the
acquisition of land required for the Public Works Department Store at Tangalla ,
leaves much to be desired . 2. His Excellency accordingly desires you to instruct
In May my leave would be up . So in February , being still in doubt about the
future , I decided to try to get my leave extended . On February 14th , 1912 , I
asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies to extend my leave for four months .
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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