These black fellows danced and sang, scratched around
in the earth from which they had cleared the trees and underbrush; they watched things grow, and when they had ripened, they cut them down and put them in straw-thatched huts.
If only he had tried the same tactics when England needed 145 to win the second Test last month - instead he scratched around
for seven runs from 40 balls.
Yuvraj Singh scratched around
for his 25, and Kemar Roach produced two edges off an aggressive Dhoni's bat by the time he had reached 16.
Sangakkara scratched around
for 23 balls before feathering Abdul Razzaq's first ball - which was short and wide - behind for a paltry five.
"But we've scratched around
and found all but pounds 230m, so we've got virtually pounds 1.25bn.
The 33-year-old has scratched around
for just 39 runs at 9.75 in four matches for Kolkata Knight Riders, including a pair of ducks.
Thousands of pounds-worth of damage was caused when more than 20 cars in Canning Street, Hebburn, were scratched around
But Shah's response was to find fluency in the 246-run chase, guiding the tourists home with an unbeaten 33, having scratched around
unconvincingly during his first visit to the crease.
Coulthard cheekily gave "a special thanks to Montoya for his contribution to my points finish" as his adversary scratched around
When he scratched around
at the start of his innings, scoring only four off his initial 21 deliveries, a second half-century in 11 innings for England this summer looked a distance away against an Australian side whose winning trot against their Ashes rivals stretched back 14 matches and the best part of six years.
Home captain Jonathan Batty elected to bat after winning the toss but scratched around
for 17 balls without scoring before being trapped lbw by South Africa paceman Nantie Hayward.
Now, having scratched around
at Newport and then Cardiff after losing his international place, Rogers is not even playing the game at all, having cut short his two-year contract with Roma a few weeks ago.
ARDS, the other promotion favourites, scratched around
as well before winning 2-1 at home against BALLYCLARE.
Or what about Nasser Hussain who, on his one-day international debut in this country, scratched around
for 27 and ran top-sco rer Nick Knight out?
Left-hander Langer was rarely looked troubled in scoring 68 but Ramprakash scratched around
for 10 in 23 overs.