The stretches of the Karoo are past, and breakfast at De Aar is in sight.
We wish our father hadn't brought us to town, and we were out on the Karoo.
But the Karoo bushes need and are worth development, otherwise they will in time be exterminated.
To be reduced to dependence on Karoo grass was a sad fate for the poor quadrupeds.
"Oh, no; quite an old story amongst married women," said Cora, with her Karoo smile.
Travelling, even with the variety of emotion which the Karoo excites, is no great comfort in South Africa.
Oh, would it not be more worship of Him to sit alone in the Karoo and kiss one little purple flower that he had made?
Adding to their spectral appearance were the long, withered grass-tufts and Karoo bushes, white as if coated with hoar frost.
"Come, let's fight for it," he cried, casting his hat and scarlet head-handkerchief into the Karoo out of the way.
On the Karoo, just crossed, wild animals were so scarce and shy, that with all the skill of their hunters the larder had run low.
"barren table land in South Africa," 1789, said to be from a Hottentot word.