Raccoon

Wiyot (Della Prince)English

1. Chvelhighujaji’.


Raccoon.

2. Hapay, gou gawu lup.


The fruit starts to get ripe again.

3. Gish gou gawu dawilhamilh gitga, hapay.


He looks at it in vain

4. Da gawu dawikuvilh, houwe’sanu’l, hi gou rrou’ru’sanadilh.


He starts to look for fruit, he holds up his hand

5. Qis gawu guwarrawalilh, houwe’sanu’l, juwa yulh hapay, da qis gawu lup


His hand suddenly starts to quiver, where the berries are ripe

6. Juwa gitga va laplhilh.


That’s where he’s going to go to pick them