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... whether you are stalking a deer in the jungle , shooting snipe in a paddy field , or waiting in the evening on a tank for the sound of the whistling of the teal as they fly in to roost on the dead trees and give you the chance of a ...
Just after dawn next morning , we went out with Engelbrecht in order to give Hodson a chance to shoot a deer or possibly a bear or leopard . We were walking slowly in single file , Hodson in front with his rifle , near the rocks when a ...
The child was blind , and they had come to Kataragama to ask the God to give him sight . The God had not heard their prayers and they thought that perhaps if they made the child cry long and loud enough , the God would hear him .
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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