Choctaw Tales

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A "long winter" then engulfs the world, known as Fimbulvetr (i.e. three simultaneous winters without end -- Winter Is Coming) before the ensuing apocalypse erupts. We are a numerous band of spirits, but I excel them in the distance of my flights. Wandering around turning over tables and turning water into wine) Also, who the heck were all these Jebusites, Canaanites, Zemarites, Arkites, Girgashites, Perrizites, Ammonites, Moabites and hundreds of other tribes walking around in the desert thousands of years ago.
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British Myths and Legends (Myths & Legends)

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Cronus, the youngest of the Titans, hated Tartarus and his cruel father for his harsh treatment. Did the serpent trick God to make the tree in the first place and plant it where he did. For example, creation stories related to plants, animals, and people are common among many cultures. Owls are believed to have played a more prominent role in early Celtic cults, and could perhaps have derived from a more broadly based deity of a common European descent. Add in that Garmr howls as one of the precursors to Ragnarok and you've got a dead ringer for the Rickon/Shaggydog pair filling this role.
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Gods, Heroes and Men of Ancient Greece. Mythology's Great

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That alone doesn't say much for the Greeks/man, they base there decisions off of what they will get out of it. The Nagas were dragonlike beings, semi-devine snakes with human faces and serpents' tails who occupy palaces (Patala), in the watery region under the earth. But taken together, the sources reveal a set of stories that maintained at least some level of consistency as they were told and shared among the northern people over a period of many centuries, from well before the Viking age until well after.
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The Vampire: The Encyclopaedia

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This would itself be a laborious and fatiguing task, as the way would be obstructed by a thick growth of trees and tangled underbrush. Be sure to check out Crave – the full novel version of The Dragon Heart Keeper. From the basin at the falls to the lowest point at which we observed it, every succeeding step presents a delightful change. The evil-doer from Molokai, and those who obeyed the King�s orders on the day Ku-ula�s house was fired, met retribution, and Aiai thus won a victory over all his father�s enemies.
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Buffalo Bill: Myth & Reality

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It may gain greater historical significance while the 'facts' become less important. The stated purpose of the Saturnalia is to transmit the Hellenic culture he has derived from his reading, even though much of his treatment of gods is colored by Egyptian and North African mythology and theology (which also affect the interpretation of Virgil). Echo was a beautiful nymph, fond of the woods and hills, where she devoted herself to woodland sports.
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The Popular Religion and Folk-Lore of Northern India

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This motif of father/son conflict was repeated when Cronus was confronted by his son, Zeus. The scale and scope of the stories told in these types of systems are often used to differentiate them. She went to her grandmother's place but did not find her sister. This probably stemmed from the custom during the middle ages that nobles below the rank of a duke could not wear a plume of feathers, hence the 'eared' owls must be of rank of a duke. Dragon-gods, from Myths and Legends of China, 1922 by E.
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Aphrodite (Ancient Manners)

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But soon the elephant was upon them, and he asked them: "Hey you, antelopes, have you seen a hare with a skinned tail going in this direction?" Ok, probably not, but try to bear with me here). They answered that they could be relied upon. Our readers may thus at the same time be entertained by the most charming fictions which fancy has ever created, and put in possession of information indispensable to every one who would read with intelligence the elegant literature of his own day...
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Seeking an Alliance: A Psychiatrist's Guide to the Indian

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Only when they were out fishing would the fire appear, and when they returned they could not find it. Many intellectuals do no longer see the socialism like an financial gadget else like a transition to comunism. immediately there is not any longer socialist economies and somebody confuses this methodology with that capitalist economies with an bigger point of social secure practices, such a number of of says France is a socialism financial gadget, it quite isn't actual.
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Atlantis: The Antediluvian World

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Faced with this immense pattern, each individual has the duty to follow his or her own pattern of right behavior, called the dharma. Art education has been almost completely removed from American Schools as a result of generations of this kind of fabulous nonsense contributing to America's cultural illiteracy crisis. The speak a beautiful Bantu language and have lived on the slopes of Mount Kenya and surrounding districts for a vew long time.
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Claim to the Country: The Archive of Wilhelm Bleek and Lucy

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The Haigs did indeed last at Bemersyde in the Borders for many centuries but the line died out in the 19th Century. In Ulster he is hailed as a hero by both Irish Nationalists and Ulster Unionists and is regularly depicted in poetry, literature and other art forms in Ireland. Some claim that islands that were seen from time to time and subsequently vanished may actually have been Kraken sightings. A princess may sleep for a hundred years. Why, the whole plain is covered.� His father-in-law said, �A fine lot of fish, my boy.� Thus went life with them until the crops were ripe, when one day Kaopele said to his wife, who was now evidently with child, �If the child to be born is a boy, [81]name it Kalelealuaka; but if it be a girl, name it as you will, from your side of the family.� From his manner she felt uneasy and suspicious of him, and said, �Alas! do you intend to desert me?� Then Kaopele explained to his wife that he was not really going to leave her, as men are wont to forsake their wives, but he foresaw that that was soon to happen which was habitual to him, and he felt that on the night of the morrow a deep sleep would fall upon him (puni ka hiamoe), which would last for six months.
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