They made the Sun of fire with a rainbow
around it, and put the Turquoise man into it as spirit. They
put the Fall and the Winter in the West and North, and the Spring
and Summer in the South and East; the month of October was claimed
by Coyote, it is half summer and half winter and called the changing
Then all the spirits went to the places
where they belonged, and they raised Sun and Moon, Stars and
Winds. The Fire God placed the North Star, and other first Gods
placed other constellations, the women placing the Milky Way
and other stars. Coyote chose two fighting stars and Anteres
in the South. They put the forty-eight cyclones under the edges
of the world in the four directions to hold it up, and sent other
winds to hold up the sky and stars.
Begochiddy then took the Ethkay-nah-ashi:
the mysterious transmitters of life; and motioned to all creation
and it came to life and moved at different speeds.
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