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Orongorongo’s Dawn

Rimutaka Forest Park

Wellington/Wairarapa

Louisa, 11

Piercing solitude
Tui’s bobbing, gurgling call
Tall, solemn beeches
stretch towards the rosy sky
Ponga fronds outstretched
River snaking through the trees
Rimu drooping low
Orongorongo’s dawn

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