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It was not exclusively to seek my mercy that my son Shridaman offered himself up
; actually it was for affliction about you, whether he himself was clear in the matter
or no. And little Nanda's sacrifice was just the inevitable consequence.
... a minor matter to you, Shridaman, but to me it is the main point. I am not at all
surprised that our heads and bodies, when you put them together, Sita, displayed
such strong attraction; it was the power of the friendship which bound Shridaman
... of spirit and sense combined, and of his whole personality—had been above
all and in essentials a matter of his Brahman head, gifted by the goddess Speech
with fervour of thought and power of imagination. That head's mild appendage, ...
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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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