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With that the monster died, and the surviving people all ﬂed back into the world, carrying the bones of their own dead. These Coyote revived with the monster’s blood. Then he began cutting up the monster and ﬂinging its parts far away in all directions. As each piece landed, a group of humans sprang up: Coeur d’Alenes, Blackfeet, Cayuses, Pend Oreilles, even the Crows and Sioux. When he had ﬁnished, the monster’s body was all gone. Then Fox asked Coyote: Who will live here? Coyote washed his gory hands and began sprinkling the blood-water right around him.
Second, since none of these groups could provide all of its own needs, they all had to rely on each other to make up the difference. 7 That society was so alien to white newcomers that few grasped more than its crudest outlines. Nor, of course, did most Nez Perces have the slightest inkling of the whites’ social arrangements. The mutual misperceptions fouled communication and frustrated honest efforts to harmonize relations between the peoples, which made the Nez Perce social arrangement, as it was in fact and how it was misunderstood, vitally important in the story that follows.
Of the blue, clear lake, wide meadows 3 4 part i and horse and cattle herds. From the mountain forests, voices seemed calling. I felt as dreaming. ”1 Out of despair, the call of home. The Nez Perces have been some of the most geographically blessed people on this continent. They have Coyote to thank. Long time ago, a gigantic and voracious monster entered the valley later called Kamiah and proceeded to eat all the people. ) Coyote decided this was no good, and, clever as always, he got himself inhaled by the monster, taking with him pitch, a ﬁre-making kit, and ﬁve sharp ﬂint knives.
Phantom - Mysterious ruins by Lee Falk