and we could see through it,
the people of Australia would appear
as if they were standing
or walking with their heads downward;
we would see the soles of their feet,
and they would see the soles of ours.
When we have day, the Australians have night.
This found poem originally ran as a footnote on page 90 of Barnes' Elementary Geography, by James Monteith; A.S. Barnes & Company, 1885.