top of page

The Killing of the Women Avenged (Goddard 1916:284)

Updated: Jan 12, 2023

The men were away after the buffalo; only the women were sitting around the camp when the Cree came and killed them all. There were no men there. One old woman went where the men were and told them. The men went back where the women were, but the Cree were gone. The men started after them, and when they overtook them, they killed them all. They did not leave one alive because they had killed their wives.

46 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

The Killing of the Children Avenged (Goddard 1916:284)

The men were away after buffalo and their wives were moving the camp along after them. There was one woman living with them. “When you were named Wind-crossing-each-other, you used to say they (the Cr


bottom of page