What I Can See on State Highway Three

Toitoi 2



Words by

Barney Gould, age 8

Pictures by

Maria Laurie, age 10

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I can see grass as smooth as glass.

I can see the big red apple outside Waitomo.

I can see cows lying down, maybe rain is coming.

I can see rushing rivers. I can see green fluffy trees.

I can see the sky luminous like a mermaid’s eye.

I can see a falcon, kārearea, hunting.