Saturday, August 7, 2010
Return of the Ancient Mariners
Return of the Ancient Mariners, is an adventure story that begins when two friends emerge from a cave to find a New World. On the first day they are startled to see a large bird fly overhead. Thunderbird. Throughout the story Thunderbird guides and inspires the tribe of Native Americans. It is a mutual friendship of respect and protection. The tribe protects Thunderbird's eggs from predation. Thunderbird watches the tribe overhead, leads them to Bison herds and warns them of danger. At night in the stars they see Thunderbird in flight, a beacon to guide their journey on the spirit road, Utelmuk.