Only these are important: Solomon Ratt (y-dialect)

Text and photo by Solomon Ratt

kâ-kisipipayik, nama-nânitaw mistahi kîkwaya.
ôhi piko kihcêyihtâkwana:
wâhkôhtowin, wîcêwahkanihtowin, wîkiwin, êkwa wâniskîwin.

ᑳ ᑭᓯᐱᐸᔨᐠ, ᓇᒪ ᓈᓂᑕᐤ ᒥᐢᑕᐦᐃ ᑮᑿᔭ᙮
ᐆᐦᐃ ᐱᑯ ᑭᐦᒉᔨᐦᑖᑿᓇ:
ᐚᐦᑰᐦᑐᐏᐣ, ᐑᒉᐘᐦᑲᓂᐦᑐᐏᐣ, ᐑᑭᐏᐣ, ᐁᑿ ᐚᓂᐢᑮᐏᐣ᙮

In the end not much matters.
Only these are important:
kinship, friendship, home, and inner peace.

About Arden Ogg

Arden Ogg is Director of the Cree Literacy Network, launched in 2010 with the goal of creating Cree language literacy materials suitable for use by learners of all ages.
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2 Responses to Only these are important: Solomon Ratt (y-dialect)

  1. esther sanderson says:

    Tâpwê

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