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The word that springs to mind is not gumshoe but gum-tree.
Barely a blink or two later, the energetic, elusive Wayne Rooney lifted the ball in from the right to give Kevin Kilbane the chance to use his height centrally -something he did to good effect in the match -and the Koalas were up a gum-tree -cliche copyright Clive Tyldesley 1987.
Then there was the Meredith River gleaming and shining along its stony bed, richly fringed by native flowering shrubs, mingled with garden flowers half-wild, poppies, stocks, wallflowers and bright eyed marigolds looking merrily up, amongst thickets of the golden wattle and snowy tea-tree, whilst on the higher ground huge old gum-trees stand majestically.