Return to their homeland of Wallowa.
Fight General Howard and his soldiers.
Start a new home right beside the Snake River.
Make the short march to their new home in Lapwai
He bit his tongue and it hurt to talk.
He had not talked in a long time.
He was exhausted (tired) and had to catch his breath.
He swallowed his tongue and was unable to talk.
The soldiers shot at the warriors killing all 5.
The soldiers shot at the warriors and the warriors returned to their tribe shouting "war".
The soldiers captured the 5 warriors and made them prisoners.
The 5 warriors shot arrows at the soldiers killing 34 of them.
The scalp of the white soldier he killed.
A rifle for Swan Necklace to use to kill more white soldiers.
A new bow and arrow for Swan Necklace to use.
A red jacket for Swan Necklace to wear.
Proud and brave
Ashamed and embarrassed
confident and sure of himself
Silly and immature
The white soldiers may come with gifts for peace.
The white soldiers might be willing to listen and not start a war.
Chief Joseph wants the chance to get the first shots on the white soldiers.
The white soldiers surrenedred and retreated.
Swan Necklace went into the white soldiers fort and stole the bullets and rifles.
The white soldiers dropped their rifles and bullets and ran away.
The white soldiers that were killed can't fight anymore because they are dead and don't need these supplies.