Awáahl Gaagwíi

Awáahl Gaagwíi
After the ice age. (or "it’s way over there,")

We do not speak about the past in terms of time, instead we say Awáahl Gaagwii, 'it is over there – in front of me, I can see it' - time and space have been collapsed into a concept of distance.

Sourced from Snewaylh Co-op Radio, July 10, 2012

See also:
Time is a River