From The Transposed Heads: A Legend of India, by Thomas Mann, translated by H. T. Lowe-Porter
"Here he bade his guests sit down, which they hastened to do, in all modesty, well knowing that they were here only for his asceticism, so to speak, to sharpen its teeth on."
From Chapter 10
Saturday, June 23, 2012
Posted by usedbuyer 2.0 at 12:00 AM
Labels: Daily Dose, novelists, Quotations, Thomas Mann
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