I was no chief and never had been, but because I had been more deeply wronged than others, this honor was conferred upon me, and I resolved to prove worthy of the trust.
We took an oath not to do any wrong to each other or to scheme against each other.
The EDC announcement and the reduction in rates, added to uncertainty surrounding the focus of the new constitution, hit prices,
I was born on the prairies where the wind blew free and there was nothing to break the light of the sun. I was born where there were no enclosures.
While living I want to live well.
There's more per capita than any other place in the world in Texas, ... Country music just brings them out. Over the years it's been a hotbed of artists that made it up to Nashville that started here in Texas.
Late one afternoon when returning from town we were met by a few women and children who told us that Mexican troops from some other town had attacked our camp, killed all the warriors of the guard, captured all our ponies, secured our arms, destroyed our supplies, and killed many of our women and children... when all were counted, I found that my aged mother, my young wife, and my three small children were among the slain.
The market will continue as it is without great variation until the government announces concrete economic plans,
The soldiers never explained to the government when an Indian was wronged, but reported the misdeeds of the Indians.
There has never been a hurricane here. The residents don't know the threat from the wind. There's a certain disbelief,
I cannot think that we are useless or God would not have created us. There is one God looking down on us all. We are all the children of one God. The sun, the darkness, the winds are all listening to what we have to say.
Believing that in a wise way it is good to go to church, and that associating with Christians would improve my character, I have adopted the Christian religion... I am not ashamed to be a Christian... I have advised all of my people who are not Christians, to study that religion, because it seems to me the best religion in enabling one to live right.
I was warmed by the sun, rocked by the winds and sheltered by the trees as other Indian babes. I was living peaceably when people began to speak bad of me. Now I can eat well, sleep well and be glad. I can go everywhere with a good feeling.
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