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The Lizard-hand


It was Coyote who brought it about that people die. He made it thus because our hands are not closed like his. He wanted our hands to be like his, but a lizard said to him: "No, they must have my hand." He had fiver fingers and Coyote had only a fist. So now we have an open hand with five fingers. But then Coyote sayd: "Well, then they will have to die.

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