Many of Yore. Societies use Tests. Testing
Their Peoples. In many Ways. Means
even such as ManHood. Will soon
enough be put. To that
Test. That Courage.
The Almost. Daily
Random Classic #13.
So in Our World. Legends
Tell. Herein. A such. Tale. Telling
of Endurance beyond. Those
pain filled points. Pointed
outs in Our World. Legends
nomened as Ceremonial Initiation Rituals.
Involving Torture. Of
some. Natures. Naturally
ensconced amongst the Plains. Of
The Missouri. The Mandan Tribe.
Of Yore a lil’...
Went about Their Ways. Means
Dome Shaped Earthen Huts. Built.
Buffalo Hunts arranged. Crops
tended. Herbal Medicine processed.
Wood gathered. Mores. All
whilst the Young wannabe Warriors.
The Ordeal. Ritualised
Fasting for many. Days. Least 4.
No Sleep during. This. Then
Time. Time to get dressed.
In Your Best. Clothes.
Some Body and Face. Painting. Added.
Thereupon. Face and Body. There. Then
a Meet n Greet. In The Ceremonial. Hut.
With an Elder/Chief/Medicine Man. Who
then. Proceeded to slice. Body to ribbons.
The Chest sliced into.
The Shoulders so next as well. Well as
then. Thrusting Large. Wooden Skewers. Thru’.
Many Body Parts.
Alls that Flesh. Bits. So cut. Ups.
Then Young Warrior. Alls.
Hoisted, hungs ups.
Attached too. To That. Rafter
aboves. In that Hut. There
They hang. Hung
by their own. Fleshy weight too. To
hang. Till unconscious. Soon
enough this came. Cos’ The Elders.
Also hung some. Leg Weights extra.
Buffalo Skulls mainly. Thereupons
Ons Thems. Young ‘uns. To heavily accomplish. Much
Torturous Pains. Alls Over. Their. Bodies There. Then
when. Those had come so arounds. Abouts
and down. Were released. They collapsed
to be handed a Hatchet. To rightly
cut off. Their Left
lil’ Finger. Handing then
over The prospective Personage too. To
the long distance Running Team. Who teamed
ups too. To tie Ropes. To Wrists. Then to
run arounds. In Circles abouts. Till drop.
Was so achieved. Then:
If Warrior awoke. Warrior Passed. Test.
ManHood proven. To Society.
If Warrior awoke. Not. Proved
He was Dead. Failed Test too. To
Live Those Dreams.