Not to be a nit-picker, but Hiawatha was the Indian brave, Minnehaha was the girl.
posted on 06/17/2012 2:42:41 PM PDT
(Man has often lost his way, but modern man has lost his address - Gilbert K. Chesterton)
She’s the wrinkled old Nokomis.
posted on 06/17/2012 4:40:56 PM PDT
You’re right of course - Minniehaha would’ve been much better.
And I probably should’ve mentioned that I’m pretty sure she does have an ancestral summer cottage on Lake Chargoggagoggmanchauggagoggchaubunagungamaugg.
posted on 06/17/2012 6:51:07 PM PDT
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