DOBES Archive

Ant Story
This kastom story tells how a group of ants go to scoop out copra. As one of them realizes that he forgot to take his copra chisel, he goes back to get it and tells the others to wait for him. When he returns with his chisel, however, they have already moved on. The story is associated with a sand drawing that traces the path of the ant in his attempt to rejoin the group. The story is connected to a sand drawing.