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“ByThe Shores of Gitchi Gummi”


Description from MaryLou: "On the shores of Gitchy Gumee, Of the Big-Sea-Water, stood Nokomis..."
From the poem "Hiawatha" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Gitchi Gummi is the Chippewa name for Lake Superior. Just thought you might want to know!!


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  1. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    OMG! Does this ring a bell! We had to memorize parts of the poem in elementary school. Haven’t thought about it in years!
    Your pick is striking – I love the color combo and ES ceramic elements! Nicely done!

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    Luna Chick aka Coral says:

    Very cool pick!

  3. foxhill designs vt
    foxhill designs vt says:

    A beautiful pick. Thank you for the description. I love to learn new interesting facts!

  4. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    A gorgeous, brooding pick! MaryLou, have you ever heard of a song called “The Edmund Fitzgerald” sung by Gordon Lightfoot? If you get a moment, listen to it. ;)

  5. MaryLou
    MaryLou says:

    The song would make me cry every time I heard hit me hard..I was a kid but I remember that November the Edmund Fitzgerald was lost!

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