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Circle of children standing akimbo, foot touching foot.

Tennis ball bounced in circle centre.

Bouncing diminishes to a roll,

Passing through legs – “IT” is chosen.

The game begins: SCATTER …

From the menacing throw.

Brandings!!*

Another game where tears flowed.

But uniforms only soiled (the mark of the ball) – rarely ripped.

Note:

* It was difficult to find anything online about this game. But I did find a version being played in a Malaysian High School. There the game was called Bola Chop and some of the descriptions about the intention of the game are spot on Рeg

Throw the tennis ball at someone, really hard, with the intention of inflicting pain.

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