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No one had the guts to raise a riot, but if a European woman went through the bazaars alone somebody would probably spit betel juice over her dress.
But since the war, industry has tended to shift southward and in doing so has grown almost comely. But in any case, though the ugliness of industrialism is the most obvious thing about it and the thing every newcomer exclaims against, I doubt whether it is centrally important.
I did not know what I could do, but I wanted to see what was happening and I got on to a pony and started out. Occasionally, of course, the charge is too powerful, and then it not only brings the coal out but brings the roof down as well. This was essential since, as the tough-minded Simone Weil once pointed out, whole cultures and their languages have during the course of history disappeared in their entirety, without leaving even a literary trace.
In the end one gets to know these people almost at a glance. It was a high, reiterated cry of "Ram! Very often, when we were dealing with an obvious paranoiac, we would put aside the books he asked for and then put them back on the shelves the moment he had gone.
It was three quarters of an hour before the doctor arrived, and one had time now to look about him and see what manner of men we were.
It is a serious matter to shoot a working elephant—it is comparable to destroying a huge and costly piece of machinery—and obviously one ought not to do it if it can possibly be avoided. Six tall Indian warders were guarding him and getting him ready for the gallows. It was a bit of fun to them, as it would be to an English crowd; besides they wanted the meat.
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Your pace grows slower and slower. I did not then know that in shooting an elephant one would shoot to cut an imaginary bar running from ear-hole to ear-hole. It has a population of half a million and it contains fewer decent buildings than the average East Anglian village of five hundred.
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This fact has been widely documented in research and, to some extent, is commonly understood. Day 1(*) Unit: Anglo-Saxon/Old English. 1. (*)Print out your grading sheet for the first quarter or use the Excel version. Vocabulary. 1. Keep a vocabulary notebook and/or notecards for terms you will be.
The Russian poet Joseph Brodsky believed the impoverished gentry was “the class which is almost solely responsible for the emergence of literature everywhere”.
We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. THE SPIKE. It was late-afternoon. Forty-nine of us, forty-eight men and one woman, lay on the green waiting for the spike to open. We were too tired to talk much.Download