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【TMS-18】ホワイト仮面

Source global Wall Street Journal     time 2020-02-27 17:12:30
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【TMS-18】ホワイト仮面 �


Theywereinterested,profoundlyinterested,butitwasnotthekindofinterestwewerelookingfor.

Theyhadfacedtheproblemsofeducationandsosolvedthemthattheirchildrengrewupasnaturallyasyoungtrees;learningthrougheverysense;taughtcontinuouslybutunconsciously--neverknowingtheywerebeingeducated.

Wecouldn'tdoanythingwithhim.Hehadtotakehisownmedicine.

Theylovedtheircountrybecauseitwastheirnursery,playground,andworkshop--theirsandtheirchildren's.Theywereproudofitasaworkshop,proudoftheirrecordofever-increasingefficiency;theyhadmadeapleasantgardenofit,averypracticallittleheaven;butmostofalltheyvaluedit--andhereitishardforustounderstandthem--asaculturalenvironmentfortheirchildren.

Theywerenotafraidofus--threemillionhighlyintelligentwomen--ortwomillion,countingonlygrown-ups--werenotlikelytobeafraidofthreeyoungmen.Wethoughtofthemas"Women,"andthereforetimid;butitwastwothousandyearssincetheyhadhadanythingtobeafraidof,andcertainlymorethanonethousandsincetheyhadoutgrownthefeeling.

CHAPTER9

Wetalkedandtalked.Wetooklongwalkstogether.Sheshowedmethings,explainedthem,interpretedmuchthatIhadnotunderstood.ThroughhersympatheticintelligenceIbecamemoreandmorecomprehendingofthespiritofthepeopleofHerland,moreandmoreappreciativeofitsmarvelousinnergrowthaswellasouterperfection.

Sheturnedtome,withthathigh,sweetlookofhers,andthen,ashereyesrestedinmineandherhandstoo--thensuddenlythereblazedoutbetweenusafartherglory,instant,overwhelming--quitebeyondanywordsofminetotell.

Theywerenotafraidofus--threemillionhighlyintelligentwomen--ortwomillion,countingonlygrown-ups--werenotlikelytobeafraidofthreeyoungmen.Wethoughtofthemas"Women,"andthereforetimid;butitwastwothousandyearssincetheyhadhadanythingtobeafraidof,andcertainlymorethanonethousandsincetheyhadoutgrownthefeeling.


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