chapter  XI
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"ONLY THE WEALTHY CAN AFFORD TO VISIT THE LAW COURTS" (Proverb)

Itwasquiteclearbythistimethatthevictimofa theft-notthethief-paiddearlyfortheoffense.Ihad lostmyclothes,forty-fivedollars,andagoodcoolie; andthewholecompoundhadbeenturnedintoapublic meetingplaceforpoliticalriffraff.