A Bunch of Battlers
was quite delighted, and as his idea of country life was taken only
from history books, he saw nothing strange at all in a 14 year old
supporting his younger brother and sister this way.
around the country as a lad, working at different stations, and he
knew he could do the same. The wage for a lad was not great but
he knew they could manage.
His one concern was to look after his little brother and sister.
They would be most unhappy in the city, he knew that for sure.
To Peter the wheels sang;