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Pseudopod 289: The Rainbow Serpent


The Rainbow Serpent

by Vincent Pendergast

read by Daniel Foley


People were clever. They knew Rainbow Serpent, they knew his story. When he sang to them they saw his form and would not come close.

So Rainbow Serpent swallowed the sun, bringing darkness to the land and hiding his true form. When he sang they came willingly, he grew fat again, and everything was good.