He aha te ingoa tuatahi o te Tohungatanga o Merekihereke? By pulling on the flax or nigger-head they forced the canoe, which they had obtained from a Maori, through the obstructing growth, until they reached a sharp bend near where the Riccarton Road now passes.
On looking up to learn the cause, I saw that a little boy, who was in a state of nature, and had been making frantic efforts to get at the Lipi, had overbalanced himself, and fallen head first in.
Harman is now the only survivor, we made an attempt in rather new chum fashion to fix up the ferry.
The coming of the pakeha to a great extent changed his mode of life ; unfortunately, however, the result is that they are constantly becoming fewer and fewer.
But it was, it had to be.
They were pleased with him.
Description: This I deter- mined to make myself, and succeeded in fashioning one out of a half-sovereign.