Ua se moo le sosolo, He is a lizard crawling. Of a disobedient lad. Samoa.

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This saying is used as a warning to any one who is following a course that must lead to ruin. It is as if one said, You are like an infant crawling towards the fire circle (in the middle of a Kaffir hut), who is sure to get burnt.

XHOSA FOLK LORE.

http://www.sacred-texts.com/afr/xft/xft27.htm 

 

FOTO –  MAD O’BRIAN 2009 LINDEN LEA

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