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It walked, a proud, magnificent object, treading the ground with a peculiar
delicacy, with a sort of deliberation, and its walk ... so wonderfully graceful that it
recalled to my memory Nijinsky stepping on to the stage at Covent Garden and
They walk with long steps, with ease and dignity, slowly; and when they meet you
on the road they call out a greeting, and their faces light up with smiles. They are
quick laughers. Most of the children and boys have yaws, disfiguring sores, like ...
It is a broad causeway along which you can walk all round the island, but it is so
rough and uneven that it tears your feet to pieces. In the pools fish dart about and
now and then an eel raises a vicious head. Lobster-catching: you go along the ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - JBreedlove - LibraryThing
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