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~S I have no recollection of my early years except that we had moved to a house
in another town, and that Sahadavan was not just a visitor but my father,
someone who lived with us all the time, in a town called Kandy. I remember too,
in a ...
He lived in a chummery in Borella and came home every Sunday to 'sample' my
mother's cooking (as he put it) and to talk politics with my father. I was not
interested in politics, except as it concerned my father or Uncle Gnanam, or their
He would have liked so much to have been able to talk things over with them, but
he didn't know where they lived. Mrs Bandara was in Colombo. The weekend
stretched out unendingly before him. He began to realize how reclusive he had ...
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WHEN MEMORY DIESUser Review - Kirkus
First published in Britain, a novel that movingly details how three generations of idealists try to find meaning and purpose as their country, Sri Lanka, becomes another killing field. The author ... Read full review