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Under the long-house pigs rustled around devouring garbage, and chickens and
ducks kept up a constant clatter. From the house to the river a pathway was made
of roughly-hewn planks so that you should not have to walk in the mud of the ...
We ran along looking for the Merauke river. We didn't know where it was, and it
made one feel like one of the old explorers; we took soundings, and tried to judge
by the shape of the coast-line where we were. We knew there was a light at the ...
A Yogi wanted to cross a river and had not the penny to pay the ferryman, so he
walked across the river on his feet. Another Yogi hearing of this said the miracle
was only worth the penny it would have cost to cross by ferry. # . A Yogi wanted to
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A compilation of notes kept over his lifetime and published just before Maugham's death. Though there were some pearls of wisdom and insightful comments on writing it was his commentary on daily life ... Read full review