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12 August 1769

12. Get rid of sea sickness today. Tupias Island not in sight, he tells us that it is etpa (we are past it) for the same word is usd by them for the setting of the sun and the leaving behind of an Island. He says however that tomorrow or next day we shall see another which he calls Ohetera.

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