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Your eyes are red, as when you recite texts from the Rig- Veda." "Be quiet! "
Shridaman admonished him in turn. " And be serious. This is a serious, a sacred
sight; that we look on at it is only excusable if we do it with serious and pious
Had ever I blushed at the sight of a youth's breast or felt my eyes burn when I
looked at- his' arms and legs? No, all that was like nothing at all to me, it did not
touch ever so little my coolness and pertness, for I was like a closed book. A
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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