A Tale Of Retribution

15 Nov

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Many years ago, long after Australia was settled by the white man and the Aboriginal peoples were being assimilated into the white man’s world of money, alcohol and all the other trappings that only a white man carries, a strange story was told around the camp fires at night, the story was how a young aboriginal boy vented his anger at the loss of his Aboriginal way of life, the loss of his identity and beliefs with his lands and culture.

I will tell you the story as best I can remember as told to me many years ago when once I was camped around a fire somewhere in Australia’s vast outback the other side of Katherine in the Northern territory.

A young boy of aboriginal background , his mother was of the Pinjarra tribe and his father a white man who he never knew ,this young boy strayed to…

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Posted by on November 15, 2015 in Uncategorized


6 responses to “A Tale Of Retribution

  1. Sue Dreamwalker

    November 26, 2015 at 1:57 pm

    Thank you for sharing Ian.. 🙂 xxx Sending thoughts your way my friend.. and this story I can see holding some truth in it.

  2. floridaborne

    November 26, 2015 at 11:21 am

    I loved the imagery of a kid chopping heads off statues, a symbolic destruction of the invaders way of life. We lose so much knowledge when the people, who know how to live in their environment, are pulled into the artificiality of ours.

  3. giselzitrone

    November 20, 2015 at 12:44 pm

    Wünsche ein glückliches schönes week-end Grüße und Küsse Gislinde

    • The Emu

      November 20, 2015 at 10:50 pm

      Thank you Gislinde, best wishes and much love from Australia.
      Kind regards.

  4. giselzitrone

    November 16, 2015 at 9:08 am

    Schöner Text und Bild ich wünsche dir lieber Freund einen schönen Montag und eine gute Woche lieber Gruß und Umarmung Gislinde

    • The Emu

      November 18, 2015 at 9:32 am

      Good evening Dear Gislinde, many thanks for your lovely visit and comment.
      Your visits are a beautiful gift, wishing you well and kind regards.


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