|"I wasn't very lucky with teachers. We had a few very crabby ones"1920's childhood|
Went to Auckland with brother on motorbike. stayed 3 or 4 days. Mentions Sunday picnics. Home cooking. Mentions swimming.
"The women always seemed to have something to eat. I didn't worry about that, I just ate"
Mentions Raglan and Waingaro. Took over an hour to reach Raglan. Details Raglan trip he took to see girlfriend. Stayed with friend. Had thirteen `spills' on the way there. Muddied.