'I'm always looking for the Hows and the Whys and the Whats,' said Muskrat, 'That is why I speak as I do. You've heard of Muskrat's Much-in-Little, of course?'
'No,' said the child. 'What is it?'
- The Mouse and his Child. Russell Hoban.

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Wednesday, 9 September 2015

What do Kiwifruit grow into?

Baby Kiwis! *


* New Zealanders call themselves 'Kiwis', in case you are not from downunder and didn't know that.

12 comments:

  1. I knew a kiwi who looked a lot like that !

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    1. I think that's where the name came from, the bird.

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    1. I confess it is not mine Louise.

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  3. You almost fouled me: how can a Kiwi fruit grow that big. But it is just a baby Kiwi

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    1. I like your play on words Ben.

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  4. They grow Kiwi fruit here too, but they don't call them Frog fruit.

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    1. When I was young, a few thousand years ago, we called them Chinese gooseberries. Then we decided they were ours and re-named them.

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  5. Ha! Ha! It took me a little while to see that the one on the left was a baby's head! At first I thought it was a giant kiwi fruit.

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    1. You were clearly not fooled by the sticker. Well done YP.

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  6. I thought to myself - for a few seconds - that's a very hairy Kiwi fruit.

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    1. Yes, perhap of the green variety. Geddit?

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