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A frame building of three storeys, with verandas all round it, a paddock on one
side in which feeds a grey pony, and behind, a couple of yards in one of ... On the
first floor there is a larger veranda, overlooking the street, with big chairs in it.
There was no furniture in it beyond a few mats, and the veranda was swarming
with dirty children. A young man was lying on the veranda smoking cigarettes
and a young woman was seated idly. The master of the house, a flat-nosed,
It was a small frame house, consisting of a veranda and two rooms, in each of
which was an enormous bed. Behind was a kitchen. It belonged to a New
Zealander, then away, who lived there with a native woman. There was a little
garden in ...
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