ictinike, the coyote, and the colt.

E┤githe Sho˝┤ge zhi˝ga┤thixthi┤ge wi˝┤ zho˝t'e┤ ke┤ ama┤ ke Mi┤kasi aka┤ do˝┤be
It happened / Horse / small, two years old / one / was lying asleep, it is said / when (?) / Coyote / the (sub.) / looking at it /

mazhi˝┤ aka┤ma. Ishti┤nike aka┤ de┤di ahi┤-biama┤. Hau! kage┤ha, the┤ke Sho˝┤ge
was standing, they say. / Ictinike / the (sub.) / to it / came they say. / Ho! / friend, / this (lg. ob.) / Horse /

wi˝ t'e┤de-go˝ gaxe┤ o˝thi┤snu o˝ha┤thai-de o˝tha┤te o˝go˝┤thai e┤de o˝thi┤'i˝-ba┤zhi-hno˝┤i.
one / dead, but / aside / we drag it / we go when / we eat it / we wished / but / we have not succeeded in moving it. /

Ua┤wagiko˝┤i-ga, a┤-biama┤ Mi┤kasi aka┤. Kage┤ha, si˝┤de ke no˝be┤ te
Help us / said, they say / Coyote / the (sub.). / Friend, / tail / the (ob.) / hand / the (ob.) /

i┤wiko˝to˝┤ te ha┤, go˝┤ki shni┤do˝ ki si┤hi o˝gu┤tho˝┤ e┤de o˝thi┤snu o˝ga┤the
I tie you with / will / . / and / you pull on / when / legs / we take hold of / but / we drag it / we go /

tai┤, a┤-biama┤ Mi┤kasi aka┤. O˝┤ho˝, a┤-biama┤ Ishti┤nike aka┤. Go˝┤ki, Ke┤,
will, / said, they say / Coyote / the (sub.). / Yes, / said, they say / Ictinike / the (sub.). / And, / Come, /

i˝thi˝┤ko˝to˝┤i-ga, a┤-biama┤. Go˝┤ Mi┤kasi aka┤ Ishti┤nike to˝ no˝be┤ te
tie mine for me, / he said, they say. / And / Coyote / the (sub.) / Ictinike / the (ob.) / hand / the (ob.) /

i┤ko˝to˝-biama┤ Sho˝┤ge si˝┤de ke, sagi┤-xti gaxa┤-bi ego˝┤. Thishto˝┤-bi ki,
tied with it they say / Horse / tail / the (ob.) / tight very / made it, they say / having. / He finished, they say / when, /

Ke┤, kage┤ha, thido˝┤-ga ha, a┤-biama┤. Ki Ishti┤nike aka┤ thido˝┤-biama┤.
Come, / friend, / pull on it / . / he said, they say. / And / Ictinike / the (sub.) / pulled on it, they say. /

Sho˝┤ge aka┤ i┤kitha┤-biama┤, nazhi˝┤ a┤tia┤tha-biama┤, thisnu┤ atha┤-biama┤. Ishti┤nike
Horse / the (sub.) / awoke they say, / he stood / suddenly they say, / dragging him / he went they say. / Ictinike /

no˝te┤shteo˝┤-biama┤, no˝xa┤ge athi˝┤-biama┤ Ishti┤nike aka┤. Mi┤kasi aka┤ i┤xa
he even kicked him they say, / making him cry from kicking / he had him they say / Ictinike / the (one who.) / Coyote / the (sub.) / laughing /

gaski┤ wako˝┤dithe-hno˝┤-biama┤. E┤githe Ishti┤nike no˝sta┤ki the┤tha-biama┤,
panted / excessively they say. / At length / Ictinike / he kicked, and sent flying through the air, they say, /

no˝shpa┤shpaxchio˝┤-biama┤. Ea┤to˝ ki e┤go˝e┤'o˝ ete┤do˝, e┤-hno˝-biama┤ Ishti┤nike
he kicked off very deep pieces of flesh, they say. / Why / if / I do so to him / apt? / said regularly they say / Ictinike /

aka┤. E┤githe e┤gasa┤ni ki Ishti┤nike aka┤ huhu┤ wi˝ thate┤ aka┤ma. Ki Mi┤kasi
the (sub.). / It happened / the following day / when / Ictinike / the (sub.) / fish / one / was eating, it is said. / And / Coyote /

aka┤ e┤di ahi┤-biama┤. Wuhu┤! kage┤ha, u┤zhawa i┤nahi˝ a, a┤-biama┤ Mi┤kasi
the (sub.) / there / arrived, they say. / Wuhu+! / friend, / a pleasure / truly / ! / said, they say / Coyote /

aka┤. O˝┤ho˝, kage┤ha, e┤go˝, a┤-biama┤ Ishti┤nike aka┤. Kage┤ha, ea┤to˝ a┤zho˝
the (sub.). / Yes, / friend, / so, / said, they say / Ictinike / the (sub.). / Friend, / how / you did /

ki shni┤ze a, huhu┤ ke. Kage┤ha, nu┤xe ke ua┤ga'u┤de ki si˝┤de ke ua┤gthe
when / you took it / ? / fish / the (ob.). / Friend, / ice / the (ob.) / I broke a hole in / when / tail / the (ob.) / I put in /

agthi˝┤ ni┤ ke. Saba┤zhi-xti huhu┤ wi˝ o˝┤thahai si˝┤de ke, ki bthi┤ze ha.
I sat / water / the (ob.). / Very suddenly / fish / one / bit me / tail / the (ob.) / and / I took it / . /

Kage┤ha, a┤watho˝di┤ a, a┤-biama┤ Mi┤kasi aka┤. Kage┤ha, she┤tho˝di e┤dego˝
Friend, / in what place / ? / said, they say / Coyote / the (sub.). / Friend, / in yonder place / but /

Pa┤ze usni┤ te┤di thahe┤-hno˝i ha. Pa┤ze ki usni┤-xti ama┤. Ke┤, kage┤ha,
evening / cold / when / they are used to biting / . / Evening / when / very cold / they say. / Come, / friend, /

o˝ga┤the tai┤, a┤-biama┤ Mi┤kasi aka┤. O˝┤ho˝, a┤b ego˝┤ atha┤-biama┤. Nu┤xe
let us go, / said, they say / Coyote / the (sub.). / Yes, / he said, they say / having / they went, they say. / Ice /

ke┤di ahi┤-bi ego˝┤ uga┤'uda┤-biama┤. Ke┤, si˝┤de ugthe┤ gthi˝┤-ga, a┤-biama┤
at the / arrived, they say / having / he broke a hole in it, they say. / Come, / tail / put in / sit thou, / said, they say /

Ishti┤nike aka┤. Si˝┤de ke ugthe┤ gthi˝┤-biama┤ Mi┤kasi aka┤ ni┤ ke. Go˝te┤go˝
Ictinike / the (sub.). / Tail / the (ob.) / put in / sat they say / Coyote / the (sub.) / water / the (ob.) / Awhile /

ki, Kage┤ha, o˝┤thahai, a┤-biama┤. Kage┤ha, zhi˝ga┤-hno˝i; to˝ga┤ ki┤zhi
when, / Friend, / me-bites, / he said, they say. / Friend, / small only; / big / when /

washni┤ze te. Shko˝┤azhi gthi˝┤-ga, a┤-biama┤ Ishti┤nike aka┤. Go˝te┤go˝ ki ni┤xe
you may take them. / Motionless / sit, / said, they say / Ictinike / the (sub.). / Awhile / when / ice /

aka┤ da┤ athi˝┤ atha┤-biama┤. Kage┤ha, shi ga┤ama wi˝┤ o˝┤thahai, a┤-biama┤
the (sub.) / frozen / having him / it went, they say. / Friend, / again / those / one / me-bites, / said, they say /

Mi┤kasi aka┤. Kage┤ha, shko˝┤azhi gthi˝┤-ga. Zhi˝ga┤-hno˝i, a┤-biama┤ Ishti┤nike
Coyote / the (sub.). / Friend, / motionless / sit. / Small only, / said, they say / Ictinike /

aka┤. Go˝te┤go˝ ki to˝ga┤ ama┤ ati┤ ama, a┤-biama┤ Ishti┤nike aka┤. E┤githe
the (sub.). / Awhile / when / big / the (sub.) / come / will, / said, they say / Ictinike / the (sub.). / At length /

nu┤xe aka┤ da┤-biama┤. I˝┤to˝, kage┤ha, ga┤ama to˝ga┤-xti wi˝┤ o˝┤thahai ha,
ice / the (sub.) / froze, they say. / Now, / friend, / those / very big / one / me-bites / . /

a┤-biama┤ Mi┤kasi aka┤. Ahau┤! ahau┤! thido˝┤-ga! thido˝┤-ga! a┤-biama┤
said, they say / Coyote / the (sub.). / Come! / come! / pull on it! / pull on it! / said, they say /

Ishti┤nike aka┤. Mi┤kasi aka┤ thido˝┤-biama┤. Washko˝┤-xti shtewo˝┤ nu┤xe ke
Ictinike / the (sub.). / Coyote / the (sub.) / pulled on it, they say. / He tried very hard / notwithstanding / ice / the (ob.) /

no˝shna┤ha-hno˝┤ ama┤. Washko˝┤-ga! zhi˝ga┤-ba┤zhi, a┤-biama┤ Ishti┤nike aka┤.
he slipped in walking only / they say. / Be strong! / small not, / said, they say / Ictinike / the (sub.). /

I˝wi˝┤ko˝-ga, a┤-biama┤ Mi┤kasi aka┤. No˝be┤ te o˝wo˝┤tho˝-ga, a┤-biama┤
Help me, / said, they say / Coyote / the (sub.). / Hand / the (ob.) / take hold of me, / said, they say /

Ishti┤nike aka┤. No˝be┤ te utho˝┤-bi ego˝┤ washko˝┤-xti thido˝┤-biama┤. Kage┤ha,
Ictinike / the (sub.). / Hand / the (ob.) / took hold of, it is said / having / making a great effort / they pulled, they say. / Friend, /

washko˝┤-ga ha, huhu┤ aka┤ zhi˝ga┤-ba┤zhi e┤dego˝ o˝wo˝┤thi'a tate┤ ebthe┤go˝. Ahau┤!
be strong / . / fish / the (sub.) / small not / but / we fail / shall, / I think. / Oho! /

a┤b ego˝┤ wo˝┤ibagi˝┤xti thido˝┤-biama┤. Ki si˝┤de ke thise┤-xti the┤tha-biama┤.
said, they say / having / with a very great effort / they pulled, they say. / And / tail / the (ob.) / was pulled off altogether / suddenly, they say. /

Mi┤kasi aka┤ si˝┤de ke gito˝┤ba-biama┤. Kage┤ha, o˝┤shnizhua┤zhi i┤thanahi˝┤
Coyote / the (sub.) / tail / the (ob.) / looked at his own, they say. / Friend, / you have treated me ill / you truly /

aho˝┤, a┤-biama┤ Mi┤kasi aka┤. Kage┤ha, thi┤ shti e┤go˝i˝the┤'o˝ tho˝┤shti, a┤-biama┤
! / said, they say / Coyote / the (sub.). / Friend, / thou / too / treated me so / heretofore, / said, they say /

Ishti┤nike aka┤. Aki┤thaha atha┤-biama┤. Ki Mi┤kasi aka┤ xa┤de thibthe┤bthi˝ si˝┤de
Ictinike / the (sub.). / Apart / they went, they say. / And / Coyote / the (sub.) / grass / twisted / tail /

ke i┤gaxa┤-biama┤.
the (ob.) / of it made, they say. /