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Perhaps this time I am a buffalo, wounded. The wise hunter does not follow up
the wounded buffalo, where the jungle is thick. Ha! has The wounded buffalo can
be as clever as the clever hunter. He hears the man crawling and crawling ...
... looking, he laid his hand on Babun's arm and whispered : 'It is all right, son, it is
all right. Don't be afraid. The old buffalo is cunning still. Very soon he THE
VILLAGE IN THE JUNGLE 2.11.
This time it is the old wounded buffalo. Three times, four times that night in the hut
when I saw it first I got up to get my gun and end it. And again, after the court, I
would have done it, had I had a gun. But I thought—no, not yet, for once we must
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kaitanya64 - LibraryThing
Set in colonial Ceylon, this novel is vivid and readable. While the author clearly illustrates a particular culture and time, that of a rural family in the "dry" forest area, where life is ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Steve38 - LibraryThing
Dear me but this is a depressing book. Everything that can go wrong does go wrong for the main characters. Written from the point of view of impoverished, uneducated jungle dwellers in Sri Lanka by ... Read full review