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PART IV - THE EAST
CHAPTER VII - ADRIFT IN INDIA

she had advanced further tharn her husband, and the brother seemed thankful all was over without a scandal. ' It was difficult,' he cried. ' We Moslems are not as advanced as the Hindus, and up here it is not like Bombay side, where such marriages are commoner. But we have done what we ought, and are consequently content.' High sentiments fell from his lips, conscience shone and flowered and sang and banged, yet somehow he became a more dignified person. It hadn't at all events been an easy thing for two bourgeois families to jerk out of their rut, and it is actions like theirs, rather than the thoughts of a philosopher or the examples of kings, that advance a society. India had started -one had that feeling while this rather, servile little clerk was speaking. For good or evil she had left the changeless snows and was descending into a valley whose farther side is still invisible.
` Please write about this ' were his parting words. ' Please publish some account of it in English newspaper. It is a great step forward against superstition, and we want all to know.'

3. JODHPUR
THERE must be some mistake ! It was surely impossible that a dragon, flapping a tail of stone, should crouch in the middle of houses ; that, having reached an incredible height, his flanks should turn to masonry ; that he should be ridged with a parapet and bristle with guns ; and that upward again a palace should rise, crowning the dragon, and, like him, coloured pearl. This was in the dawn, when a belt of mist cut off the mountain from the lower earth. Later in the day there were contrasts between sun and shade. After the sun set the vision was one colour againolive-black, merging into night-and the dragon's crown rested among stars.
It was a vision of which the English community, stationed three miles off on the plain, had never lost sight. They had none of the indifference to their surroundings that is considered good form elsewhere. They loved the city and the people living in it, and an outsider's enthusiasm, instead of boring them,

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