33% done with Kim

“Never speak to a white man before he is fed”

Religion, spirituality, mysticism – they all play a central role to the characters in the novel. It’s as if there are competing forces at work for control of all the people, which would be true, too since this is British controlled India we’re in.

Kim’s ability to manipulate is a thing to behold, but he will eventually meet his equal, or even his better.