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Black Elk begins to feel a little more comfortable thinking about his vision

Black Elk begins to feel a little more comfortable thinking about his vision

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Black Elk begins to feel a little more comfortable thinking about his vision. He says that whenever he  hears thunder, which was part of his vision, he feels happy. Later, however, he gets a "queer" feeling  when he hears the whistle of a spotted eagle and he feels once more back in the world of his vision.  This conflict contributes to the developmental aspect of the story: How will Black Elk grow into his  role as a visionary when he lives in the ordinary world? He is happy in the world of hunting, fishing,  and children's games, but he received a higher call from his vision. The eagle always reminds him of  the name the Grandfathers of his vision gave him — Eagle Wing Stretches. Black Elk describes fishing with his friends, kissing the fish as they are caught, throwing back those  that are too small to use. The Indian relationship with the environment does not allow waste, 
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