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It must be lies , brother . It must be lies . Who told this to you ? ' • The Mahatmaya himself . Would he tell lies ? ' • Is this true , aiya ? ' Babun asked Fernando . ... He could not tell him to his face that he was lying .
It is not lies , ' broke in Babehami . • Truly you are a fool . The woman is ashamed now , and lies to you , and you believe . But what has that to do with it ? The Mahatmaya is now ready to take the woman . It is time that this folly ...
Is it lies that you told me just now ? ' The other became serious again at once . · Lies ? No , no . I do not tell lies . Aiyo , it is all true . But what was it you were saying just then ? Ah , yes . You were afraid , afraid of the ...
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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