the land of the Ojibwe, the Eagle
powerful possession. Those who are lucky
to obtain one are either very wise or
brave. There is a story about a man who
his whole adult life in search of the
that comes with the Eagle feather.
day he searched and prayed to be given
magical gift, ignoring even his family and
friends. then one day he could stand it
more. and he said to the Creator. "I
given up everything in search of my Eagle
my life is passing me by. I will
now stop and spend the rest of my life helping
others." All at once a
shadow fell over him and
looked up to see an Eagle!
As he gazed up
this Great Bird, a feather slowly
and fell at his feet.
His wisdom had finally come.
Touch Great Spirit
Share your medicine
Touch me, honour me,
So that I may know you too.