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Story: Dreams and rain


Dreams and rain


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||kunnu and other old men dream of rain, which speedily comes. (L VIII.-23. 8005-8010). One of the rainmakers calls to the rain, addressing it, and asks that it may fall gently and not angrily (as the old men have dreamt).


1) p.8004v: |han≠kass'o heard this story from his mother (|xabbi-an); the name of one of the old men who dream, 2) p.8007v: the channel used for the running rain water, 3) p.8008v: what the old men say to the rain so that it may fall gently, 4) This story is found in Book VIII-23


|han≠kass'o (Klein Jantje) (VIII)


22 – 23 November 1878


The Rain and Rain's water, History (personal)


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