Mallabar native of the Old Port.
Said that at first the blacks were poor creatures
shivering without fire but that the crow went
somewhere and brought back to them fire
in the beak.
J. C. Mc says that the blacks would not on any account
kill or injure a crow.
They would not on any account let the dogs
eat a bone of an Iguana
and that when he cut off the head of a fish
they raised a tremendous outcry saying
that the fish would all leave the lakes.
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