The Bridge

Crowded with people and cars
I’m the most popular bridge by far
Ships go under me and cars go through me
I reach out to 1,149 m in length
As people walk past in amazement
They have seen me so many times I’ve changed
I’m never alone
That’s the good thing about my country

~ GM, year 6, Mercedes College

The Bridge, Dorrit Black, 1930, Art Gallery of South Australia