As you are a woman already in years, and much older
than myself, you must have seen many things that I have
not seen, and heard much that I have not heard.
Now I should like to hear the story of our people, who
we are, where we came from, and what things you heard
from your mother and grandmothers relative to old times.
-Traditional Story Request
from a Daughter
to a Grandmother
[I love my Native American Literature class.]