Indian Chief say
Indian Chief Say
An old Indian chief sat in his hut on the reservation, smoking a
ceremonial pipe and eyeing two U.S. government officials sent to
interview him. "Chief Two Eagles" asked one official, "You have
observed the white man for 90 years. You've seen his wars and his
technological advances. You've seen his progress, and the damage
The Chief nodded in agreement.
The official continued, "Considering all these events, in your
opinion, where did the white man go wrong?"
The Chief stared at the government officials for over a minute and
Then calmly replied, "When white man found the land, Indians were running
Women did all the work,
Medicine man free,
Indian man spent all day hunting and fishing,
All night having sex."
The chief leaned back and smiled .... "Only white man dumb enough to
Think he could improve system like that."