Story: ||kabbo's account of meeting with a lion
||kabbo's account of meeting with a lion
||kabbo's account of meeting a lion. While out walking in the veld, he sees a lion lying down and beats it with a stick on the head. The lion jumps up and runs away. ||kabbo is frightened by this encounter and stands watching the lion run away to lie down elsewhere, where it is joined by another lion. ||kabbo walks back home to tell his mother of his adventure and then goes to sleep in the house as the sun sets.
1) Note on the inside of the back cover of this notebook: 'Finished correcting Sept 15/71 from Jantje Toorm himself', 2) This story is found in Book II-1
20 May 1871