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Story: Want of rain


Want of rain


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Drought. By /han≠kass’o (L VIII.-1. 6102–6106). When the west wind turns back the rain-clouds there is a drought or 'want' of rain and the people are thirsty and have to travel far to fetch water.


1) This story is found in Book VIII-1


|han≠kass'o (Klein Jantje) (VIII)


23 January 1878


The Rain and Rain's water, Celestial bodies and aeroscopy


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