Sunday, April 08, 2012

Prince Arawon and the Starfish

Prince Arawon saw the light fall from the sky, a bright streak, bright even against the morning sun. It fell with a splash into the sea. Without a thought, he dove into the surf and with mighty strokes swam to where the light fell down. Just as quickly he returned, and as emerged from the water, he held out his cupped hand. It was a golden star, and it wriggled and spun.