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Mrs. Lewis , true to the type of all the Mrs. Jennings's who have lived since , and indeed before , 1813 , was an inveterate matchmaker .
In Ceylon he lived the life of a minnow in a shoal of pike . The basis of his character was timidity which , as so often , was compensated underneath by ...
For the first three months another civil servant lived with me ... almost always was living in someone else's bungalow or had someone else to live in mine .
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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