Martin, Jr. and John Archambault
|KNOTS ON A COUNTING ROPE
"Tell me the story again, Grandfather.
Grandfather and Boy-Strength-of-Blue-Horses remince about the boy's birth, first horse and horse race and his struggle for life through the challenge of blindness.
"I was afraid Grandfather, until you called to me.
Tell me again, what you said."
"I said, Don't be afraid, boy!
"Knots on a Counting Rope" is a beautiful metaphor, another rite of passage about love, hope, fear and courage.
Native American in its writing, a universal lesson for any age.
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