: Marc R. Schloss
University of Arizona Press
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10 The Hatchet's
Fall Odieng appears in the world not only as a source of moral
rules and affliction, but also as a hatchet
which falls from the sky. Odieng Iri, "
of the sky, "plummets to the earth, Ehing say, as a flaming piece of iron
which may ignite trees and bush before disappearing into the ground. Sometimes
the force is so great that a tree in the hatchet's
path is completely split in two.
When Odieng Iri first strikes the ground, moreover, the impact is said to render