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... lovers' partings and bonds unloved; with hunger, thirst, old age, sorrow, and
death; all this for ever fed by the sweet, hot streaming blood-stream, suffering and
enjoying in a thousand shapes, teeming, devouring, turning into one another.
Blood steamed hot in the skull she held with one hand to her lips, and blood was
at her feet in a spreading pool. The frightful one stood in a bark on the flooding
sea of life, it swam in a sea of blood. The very smell of blood saluted Shridaman's
But justify yourself, confess why the blood of my sons has flowed to me in the pit,
both of them in their way very decent chaps. Not that their blood would not have
been grateful to me; only I should rather have let it flow awhile yet in their veins.
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - polutropos - LibraryThing
Few pages, leaving the reader with much to think about. What is attraction? What is beauty? What is the role of love and lust in a relationship? What is, ultimately, morality? Written with a light, humorous touch, the book is unforgettable. Vollständige Rezension lesen
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - fieldnotes - LibraryThing
This folkloric, Hindu-light treatment of desire, loyalty and identity lacks the craft, gravity and heft of other Thomas Mann novels. His few prose outbursts in description of beauty or deity seem ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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