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Eventually I landed myself in the bungalow of the Police Magistrate , Dutton .
Dutton ' s character and career were odd and I propose to interrupt the narrative
of my own life in order to pursue that of Dutton ' s in so far as I was able to
observe it .
About three months after I went to live in Dutton ' s bungalow , he told me one
evening that he had had a most unpleasant case to try that morning . The Tamil
advocate in question had brought a case against a young Burgher girl for abuse
After I had lived some months with Dutton , I began to urge him to mix with other
people and suggested that he should come with me one evening to the tennis
courts . At first he refused , but I saw that he was rather anxious to do so , and that
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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