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mother had taken the lovely Sita upon her lap and Sita had granted to her narrow
-nosed husband the full enjoyment of wedded bliss. The heavy summer had
passed, and now the rainy season, covering the sky with floods of cloud, the
wedded pair, his little cap on one ear and his leg dangling down. He seemed to
be paying too much attention to his driving to turn round ofter to speak to his
passengers. Sometimes he called out to his beasts; from time to time he burst into
I did not call her by name, I kept my eyes down so she could not read in them—all
out of friendship for you and reverence for your wedded state. But now I have not
only the head and the eyes she gazed into so deep and questioningly, saying ...
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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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