Summary Of Coyote Steals Fire

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In a similar manner, “Coyote Steals Fire”, Coyote brought fire to the world by tricking Thunder into giving it to him, which benefitted the world by warming it up. Thunder kept fire into a white rock and basically would watch it and look after it. In the text, it talks about the world before fire whimpering, “There was a time when people had no fire. In winter they could not warm themselves”(Erdoes and Ortiz 44). This reveals how the world use to feel cold and dark with that lots of suffering. The reason is because fire keeps the creatures warm and gives them light. Another quote takes place after the coyote cheats in a game to win fire and it says, “Every animal took a little piece of the fire and put it under its armpit or under its wing,