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When I arrived in Jaffna , I was met by the Office Assistant , Wilfrid Thomas
Southorn , who eventually became Sir W . T . Southorn , Governor of Gambia ,
and who married my sister Bella . In order that the reader may understand the ...
A . ( Office Assistant to the Government Agent ) who might have anything from
one to six years ' service ; the junior was called a Cadet , and every civil servant
when he first arrived was attached to some provincial kachcheri as Cadet . It was
By a series of accidents the Assistant Agency at Mannar became vacant .
Government wired to the G . A . | telling him to send me and actually appointed
me to act as Assistant Agent . It was where I acted before for a month , but it is
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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