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  • Bach: New Zealand actual word for beach house, pronounced bAtch, not bark like the composer.
    This bach is "absolute beachfront accommodation", the tide will throw things at your door, waking you, terrified, shaken by the force, driftwood, seaweed, sand and at the crescendo of the wave a sprinkle of salt on the window.... then out it sucks and tonk, tonk, tonk say the boulders like bowling balls meeting at the bowling alley.
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