Title: Turkey Makes the Corn and Coyote Plants It
Source(s): American Indian Myths and Legends
Traditional; Richard Erdoes (Editor); Alfonso Ortiz (Editor)
Turkey teaches people how to grow corn, but Coyote doesn't learn the lesson.
Long ago when all the animals talked like people, Turkey overheard a boy begging his sister for food. “What does your little brother want?” he asked the girl.
“He’s hungry, but we have nothing to eat,” she said.
When Turkey heard this...