46% done with Seven Pillars of Wisdom

Fascinating how Lawrence was more disturbed by the leaving behind of an African slave during the train attack and the resulting loss of honor – especially since the man actually survived being shot in the back and returned to camp – then he is by coming upon the Turks sick with typhus and just closing the wrecked train doors on them. So fully was he ‘in character’ that it might be true his character after all.