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My special place

Kaiteriteri beach

Canterbury

Riley, 10

As my feet hit the hot sand I get a warm tingle down my spine. The steam coming off the hot water as I start swimming out to the third black buoy there is a salty smell climbing up my nose. There are rocks getting smashed by the waves and a jet boat zooming along the hot water. As the freezing ice-cream hits my mouth my teeth freeze, I drop my ice-cream and run for the water. I dive. Kaiteriteri beach my special place.

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