A tea plantation鈥攁 garden of large shrubs pruned[Pg 293] in such a way as to secure the greatest possible growth of young shoots, and above the delicate tea plants a shady hedge of fan palms and taller trees. The leaves are gathered by day, spread in the evening on hurdles and left for the night in open sheds. On the morrow they are first thrown into a sort of bottomless square funnel which revolves on a board; rolled and broken in this machine they are ready for drying. The tea passes through twenty grades of increasing temperature, and in drying it gives out the most delightful aroma鈥攁 mixture of sweetbriar, seaweed, and violets, with a scent of tea too. The leaves are finally sifted, which sorts them in four sizes into boxes containing the different qualities. "How did you learn all this?" asked Jack. "I didn't think anybody in the world was interested what jobs I had or where I lived." And certainly the most comical of all is the representation of a baboo donor, to whom two servants, prostrate before him, are offering a glass of water. "Once I was in Africa鈥攜es. But I contracted a fever there. It has left me unable to stand the fatigue I used to stand. However, I'm all right鈥攐therwise鈥攁nd good for a great many years in this climate鈥攕o my doctor tells me." 人人天天夜夜日日狠狠_久久人人97超碰_人人婷婷开心情五月_超碰caoporen97人人 "Ahh! I dare yeh to touch me! I dare yeh!" As this educational influence descends from generation to generation, the moral sense becomes more and more blunted, and the power of discriminating right from wrong, in what relates to the subject race, more and more enfeebled. "I have installed myself in a rear room of the old dwelling. The front of the house which has been boarded up for years I was careful not to disturb. Here I can sleep in peace. If the ghosts of the poor insane patients stalk through the halls, they do not trouble me.