What were the experiences and perceptions?

Experiences on arrival in a strange land 4

Sir H. Bulwer to Earl Russell , Constantinople, May 3, 1864

One mode of granting hospitality to these unhappy exiles is by dividing them amongst different Turkish villages in different districts, and allotting  to four Turkish families one Circassian family in these districts. This is undoubtedly the cheapest mode, but the worst: it adds to the miseries of the already miserable condition of the Turkish peasant; it affords but a wretched chance of existence to the poor Circassians; whilst the strength of these almost invincible warriors is divided, dissipated, and lost.