Kiwis might fly
Around New Zealand on two big wheels
Polly Evans (first published 2004) www.pollyevans.com
... On the outskirts ... about twenty minutes' walk from the centre of the township, was Holly Homestead, a quaint old colonial house where I had booked a room. Its weatherboard was painted pale yellow, its window frames and balcony colonnade pure, wholesome white. The garden was perfectly tended, the climbers up the side of the house crept just where intended. Inside ...