Roughing It - Chapter 64

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Roughing It - Chapter 64
An Excursion—Captain Phillips and his Turn-Out—A Horseback Ride—A Vicious Animal—Nature and Art—Interesting Ruins—All Praise to the Missionaries
 

On Mark's third day on Oahu he saddles up on a horse of the same name and visits an ancient Hawaiian temple. This leads him to make comparisons with changes wrought by missionaries. Much of this chapter is the subject of a short sketch Twain had previously published in his Jumping Frog book, Oahu.

 

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