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The Spring Beauty:
An Ojibbeway Legend
by Henry R. Schoolcraft (Adapted)

An Exercise in Punctuation

Directions: The punctuation and capitalization in the following text was lost. Please fix it (right on this page).

     ah my son said the old man i am happy to see you come in tell me your 

adventures and what strange lands you have seen  i will tell you of my 

wonderful deeds and what i can perform you shall do the same and we will 

amuse each other