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    Tiger'S Bride

    I recently came across the tale "The Tiger's Bride." I thought it was so beautiful. The story was simply enchanting. So often the tales are very predictable. i thought it was going to be just another version of beauty and the beast, but it was surprisingly less predictable. I...
    Desertcellist Desertcellist
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 13, 2013

    Wolf Spirit, Pawnee Native American Tribe

    Tirawa, the Great Spirit, placed Wolf Spirit in the sky to watch out for Evening Star. Tirawa placed Wolf's animal spirit in the sky to watch out for Evening Star. Tirawa placed Wolf's animal brothers--Black Bear, Mountain Lion, and Wild Cat---next to Wolf Spirit in attendance...
    okay10 okay10
    41-45, F
    1 Response Feb 23, 2011

    Gitche Manitou

    The great creator of the Arapaho nations manifests as the Sun In the time before the creation of the Arapaho people Gitche Manitou wandered alone in a watery world. As he wandered he looked for a place where the firm earth would be made to rise above the waters. the Great...
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    41-45, F
    Mar 1, 2011

    Sakhmet, Goddess Of Beer And Blood (abv. Version)

    To the reader of Egyptian mythology, the name of Hathor is a familiar one. She is known as the Sky Goddess, the Divine Cow. She is a Goddes of Love, Joy, Dance and Music. However, in another aspect, Hathor is known as Sakhmet, the Powerful One, a Sun Goddess presented in the form...
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    41-45, F
    2 Responses Feb 22, 2011
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