JR Doesn’t Hold Back

JR Jayewardene (“JR”) was one of the major figures of Sri Lanka’s history. Here he is, in a 1980 interview with James Manor, on future Prime Minister and Sinhala-only proponent SWRD Bandaranaike in cabinet meetings during the early post-independence UNP government (Manor, The Expedient Utopian, p. 188):

“We always waited for him to have his orgasm; then we could get on with things.”