A Ghost Dance Song
"This song is in all likelihood the original version of "Ani couni".
Father, Have Pity on Me
Father, have pity on me,
Father, have pity on me;
I am crying for thirst,
I am crying for thirst;
All is gone – I have nothing to eat,
All is gone – I have nothing to eat.
Thanks and Acknowledgements
Source The Ghost-dance Religion and the Sioux Outbreak of 1890 by James Mooney, Congressional Serial Set, 1892-1893.