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Obeying an impulse of his heart, Shridaman expressed a wish to get out and pay
honour to the goddess. “I will only look at her, say a prayer, and come back in a
few minutes,” he said to his companions. “Just wait here!” And he left the waggon
after him and see where he is, give him a shake with those strong arms of yours,
if he has forgotten himself in prayer—we cannot wait any longer, and it is very
strange of him to leave us sitting here, and waste the time while the sun is getting
They had to wait for as much as an hour, keeping a modest distance from the
pool, before he came oi*t, quite naked, his beard and his body hair cir-ipping with
mud. His body was as good as fl ashless, consisting merely of skin and bones; ...
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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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