Tag: Ruyard Kipling

  • Kim, Chapters 10-12

    So much happened in this section that I can’t even keep track of it all.  But this stuck out to me: “Then you think I had better go?” said Hurree Babu, half rising.  “They are of course, dematerialised phenomena.  Spencer says -“ (Kipling 221) The footnote here says Herbert Spencer (1820-1903), author of The Principles […]

  • Kim, Chapters 3-6

    There were lots of things in this section that interested me.  I will focus on two of them. “The Gods, who sent it for a plague, alone know.  A madness ate into all the Army, and they turned against their officers.  That was the first evil, but not past remedy if they had then held […]