Emu's Last Stand

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In honor of the Native American naming tradition, let's imagine what name Chief Sitting Bull would have given General Custer

Submitted: June 20, 2017

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Submitted: June 20, 2017



Sitting Bull envisions Custer

gallop forth with the vanity

of an emu on a donkey,

headed towards a rainstorm of arrows

pelting down upon the 7th  cavalry,

as the Lakota dance their Pow-Wow

alongside the river of horns,

bellowing the sound of DEFEAT! 

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