From the Introduction:
The time has no longer but come for the Turkish girl to vindicate her correct to freedom; it can't come via a trifling swap of legislation, and it's a cruelty at the a part of Europeans to motivate them to undertake Western conduct that are part of a basic method derived from a unconditionally diverse means of evolution.
In the improvement of recent Turkey, the Turkish lady has already performed a very good half, and he or she has a very good half nonetheless to play within the production of a brand new civilization ; yet current event has proven that no servile imitation of the West will redeem Turkey from the evils of centuries of patriarchal servitude.
Fontainebleau, Sept. 1906.
You won't ever comprehend, my pricey and most up-to-date buddy, the excitement your stopover at has given us. It was once this sort of new adventure, and the entire extra to be liked, simply because we have been firmly confident we had come to the tip of recent stories.
For nearly 1 / 4 of a century, in our expensive Turkey, we longed especially for anything new ; we'd have welcomed loss of life at the same time a metamorphosis, yet every thing, every little thing was once continually a similar.
And now, within the area of 8 brief months, what have we no longer visible and performed ! each day has introduced a few new impressions, new faces, new joys, new problems, new disappointments, new surprises and new buddies ; it looked as if it would either one of us that we should have under the influence of alcohol the cup of novelty to its very dregs.
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