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Now you want to pollute us with your gilded purity! I am not marrying my daughter to Advocate Sccnappa for nothing. Do I know how to decipher your books or your papers? When did Ken- chamma ever refuse our three, morsels of texxt — or the Himavathy the ten handfuls of water? And they tried to console her.

He is a saint, the Mahatma, a wise man and a soft man, and a tfxt. When I was trying to summarise it, I did not think that it was very important. They said, too, that it was Bhatta who had sent our Fig-tree-House Ramu to the city for studies.


Kanthapua 11 know, Coffee-Planter Ramayya is a cousin of her sister-in-law, and when he is on txet way to Karwar he sometimes drops in to see them — and even spends a night there. And the poison you will give me in the cup of death will become the water of flowers, for, Mother, I have seen Hari. And he was telling me how he could find no one for his last granddaughter.

But Moorthy will not come tonight. He likes the sumptuous smell of cardamoms and his home is amongst them. Ending should have proper words to explain but if one wants to read just brief summary they twxt choose this And so the English would go from one Maharaja to the other and one day they would be the kings of India. Such whores always die untimely. Never had we fukl Harikathas like this.


For who, sisters, but the first daughter milks the cow when the mother is ill? And tezt if he were. Of course, he never got through the Inter even — but he had city-ways, read city-books, and even called himself a Gandhi-man.

Bhatta, however, would not say all this. So Moorthy goes from house to house, and from younger brother to elder brother, and from elder brother to the grandfather himself, and — what do you think?

Children light them all, so that when darkness hangs drooping down the eaves, gods may be seen passing by, blue gods and quiet gods and bright-eyed gods. The ceremony would begin. tull

Purqnas there are endless and innumerable. By Raja RaoRaja Rao. Then Seenu would sometimes go to Karwar with a Friday cart and come back with a Tuesday-morning cart, and he would tell us about Sankar and Advocate Ranganna and Seetharamu; and Vasudev, too, would sometimes go in a Skeffington Estate lorry, and he would sometimes slip through the evening and tell us about Moorthy and the Case, and everybody said, 4 The Goddess will free him.

So, as I was saying, Rangamma was no village kid like us, and she could hold a word-for-word fight with Bhatta. And at this all the women know they have to go away, and when they have disappeared, he lies down there and then, while the puppy goes round and round them, and when the thing is over he takes her to his bungalow and gives her a five-rupee note or a basket of mangoes or plantains, and he sends her home to rest for two days.


He said he would like to see me, and I saw him and told him what I thought of it. And at last, when we had gone God knows how long, there on the top of the hill we see the dangling light of a cart, and the dust seems dust and the hand seems a hand and the trees, oh, nothing but trees, and after all we are not afraid, are we?

How are you all, aunt? And if we say, we shall not move kamthapura hair, we shall not move a hair. Pranami Saikia 4 December at The other sudras were not badly-fed householders 14 and they had as usual two or three sons and a few daughters, and one could not say whether they were rich or poor.

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Unknown 22 June at If you think there is no danger in it, I see no objection to joining it. And it was on one of those evenings that they had invited Jayaramachar — you know Jayaramachar, the famous Harikatha- man? Why would they not be? But you know what a deferent, soft-voiced, gentle-gestured woman she is. But they gave him a pair of fetters again and a solitary cell, and we never saw him again. Upon Moorthy’s release from prison, he is greeted by the loyal townspeople, who are now united regardless of caste.

That is what we did in Karwar.