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The right person had to be found to shout the right things into Leslie's ear trumpet
and the young ladies, who now had to appear as such, had to make the right kind
of small talk. This art they learnt and never entirely lost-the art of being ...
She seems to have had a natural sympathy with the young, accepting their
fantasies, joining in their games without effort and without condescension,
exercising a purely benevolent power of enchantment. But in speaking here of "
the young" I ...
Aspiring young men weren't so obviously maltreated. They too were encouraged
by her to speak what was in their callow, shallow minds, but they were not
publicly humiliated; they were just left to go home with the uncomfortable
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I don't like Ms. Woolf any better knowing her history, but maybe I will be able to better understand her writings. On the other hand, however, Leonard Woolf was a saint! Read full review
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Appendix B Report on Teaching at Morley College
Appendix E The Dreadnought Hoax
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