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    Turtle Ranch

    This story was told to me by uncle Campbell Ewell, resident of Wowetta village, in the North Rupununi. It illustrates…

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    Never judge by seeing

    One day, a yawari (opossum) was by his yako’s (brother-in-law) house, the turtle, joking and teasing about him how slow…

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    The turtle and the jaguar

    You thought Lafontaine’s fable had settled the role of the tortoise… Wait until you’ve read the Amerindian version of the…