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That Shridaman, the little Brahman with the mild pensive eyes and thin clerkly
arms, did in fact perpetrate it, must not be taken as in the common run, but as
something scarcely credible at all. Enough, in all conscience, that he performed
That head's mild appendage, Shridaman's body, was no equal partner to it, and
must in the marriage relation have betrayed the fact. Can we now realize the joy,
the satisfaction of such a being, when to such a gifted, ardent, subtle head was ...
Our narrative will not exaggerate, rather it emphasizes the factors limiting the
bodily change, and its restriction to unmistakable signs, in order to gain
understanding for the fact that the effect was reciprocal between head and limbs;
since the ...
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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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