Miscellaneous papers relating to Aborigines, ca. 1839-1871 - Page 137
australians good qualifications
I was one of ? first that penetrated into the ?
I was totally unarmed
arms in fact i never carry and walked on, till found myself all at once in the middle of a native oncamp and the spear of the chief of Moro pointed at my heart, His hike stood behind him. His arm was raised and the spear pointed and ready to leave was quivering in his hand. I was wholly in his power but not a hair of my head was touched he recognised the token of peace(a) dropped his spear and immediately conveyed me in the kindest manner out of the forest. Shortly after