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The water has all sorts of colours, from the deepest blue to pale emerald green.
The reef is wide and the coral many-tinted. You can walk on the reef, and it is
strange to see the great breakers so near at hand and the tumultuous sea, while
They use men with every sort of indignity. Russian fiction is full of characters of
this sort. Dostoievsky's heroines are of this overbearing type; tenderness,
sweetness, gentleness, charm do not appeal to the men who love them; on the
He wears a sort of Chinese coat and Chinese trousers of white cotton and goes
barefoot. He has an intense adoration for the Yogi and says that he looks upon
him as the greatest spiritual figure that the world has known since Christ.
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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