The foxes are my friends. They speak to me words of cleverness and ideas that would baffle the mind. Trust in the fox, they are magestic like the lion, secretive as the panther, and clever like a tiger. They are an animal that is powerful yet small
Portrait of Harimate, a Maori girl, with moko, wearing a cloak and with a white feather in her shoulder-length hair. Photograph taken by William Henry Thomas Partington, circa probably in the Wanganui region.