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Leonard Woolf. " but , when he saw I meant it , he did it . Of course I knew he was
of a caste to hate doing it , but he was also a person who wanted a lesson given
to him . There are other things like that : I expect a row . ” The way I did this was ...
Leonard Woolf. satisfactory in attainment than in anticipation , while failure is
even more bitter when it falls upon one than it was when one feared or foresaw it
. I am sure that I wanted to be successful in the Ceylon Civil Service , to be
Leonard Woolf. Sinnatamby , 45 - 46 23 ; journey to Jaffna , 23 – 36 ; Smith ,
Christopher , 150 – 153 assets and liabilities , 36 – 38 ; Southorn , Lady , see
Bella first hours in Jaffna , 39 – 42 ; Woolf attitude towards Tamils and Southorn ,
Sir W ...
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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