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chapter 1 the two sisters it was the

year 1757 the place was the dangerous

and wild land west of the Hudson River

it was the third year of the war in

North America the war was between

England and France each country wanted

the land for itself Indian tribes had

always lived in that land in the war

some tribes were fighting for the French

other tribes were fighting for the

English Fort Edward was on the Hudson

River general Webb was the commander of

the English army at Fort Edward he was

waiting for news of General Montcalm

Montcalm was the commander of the French

army the news came one morning an Indian

called Magua arrived muncom and the

French army are coming towards Fort

William Henry

Magua told general Webb Fort William

Henry was fifteen miles away it was at

the south end of Lake horican how many

men has Montcalm got asked Webb as many

as the leaves on the trees said Magua

General Monroe wants more soldiers at

Fort William Henry

I will send 1,500 men said general Webb

General Monroe was the commander of the

English army at Fort William Henry he

had two daughters Cora and Alice Cora

was about 23 years old

and Alice was 18 Cora had dark hair and

a beautiful face Alice had fair

hair and blue eyes these two young women

were at Fort Edward but they were going

to travel to Fort William Henry they

were going to meet their father general

Webb spoke to Cora and Alice

Magua knows a secret path through the

forest said general Webb he will be your

guide

Magua and major Duncan Heyward will take

you to Fort William Henry major Duncan

Heyward was a young English officer he

and the two young women left Fort Edward

they rode on horses

Magua walked in front of them Alice

watched Magua I don't like him Cora she

said what do you think will we be safe

in the forest with Magua we must trust

Magua said Cora the French know our

soldiers paths said Duncan but magua's

path is secret he smiled at Alice and

she smiled at him Duncan Heyward was in

love with Alice Magua is a Huron said

Duncan but he lived with a Mohawks the

Mohawks are friends of the English

Magua came to us your father

Duncan stopped then he said but I don't

remember all the story Duncan knew more

about Magua but he did not tell Cora and

Alice he did not say a few years ago

your father's men beat Magua now Magua

hates your father Duncan did not want to

frighten the young women so they

followed Magua through the forest

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chapter 2 lost in the forest

a few miles west of Fort Edward three

men were sitting near a river two of the

men were Indians the other was a white

man Chingachgook and his son Uncas were

Mohicans

the white man was a Scout called Hawkeye

Hawkeye had a long hunting gun the three

men were talking my tribe is the oldest

Indian tribe Chingachgook said the blood

of the Mohican Chiefs is in me many

summers ago my tribe came here to the

land of the Delawares where are the

Mohicans now asked Hawkeye where are the

flowers of those Summers said

Chingachgook gone all dead after my

death Uncas will be the last of the

Mohicans suddenly they heard a noise

they turned quickly Hawkeye lifted his

gun who is it

he said Duncan Heyward broke out of the

forest Cora and Alice followed him I am

an English officer Duncan said we have

come from Fort Edward how far is it to

Fort William Henry

Hawkeye laughed Fort William Henry you

are going the wrong way

he said you are near Glens Falls the

wrong way said Duncan then we are lost

but our Indian guide you have an Indian

guide but you are lost in the forest

said Hawkeye that is very strange

is he a Delaware he is called Magua he

is a Huron said Duncan but he lives with

a Mohawks and he is a guide for the Inc

a Huron said Hawkeye quickly you can

trust a Mohican or a Delaware but you

cannot trust a Huron your guide will

lead you to his friends

they will kill you let me see him Magua

was standing behind Cora's horse auch I

looked at him then he went and spoke

teaching got cook and Uncas Magua moved

quickly he ran into the forest hawkeye

Chingachgook and Uncas ran after him but

Magua escaped what can I do doc Duncan

we are lost he turned to Hawkeye will

you take us to Fort William Henry

he asked we will give you money Hawkeye

looked at Cora and Alice we will take

you

I told Duncan money is not important we

will not leave you and the two young

women here

Magua and his Huron friends will find

you come now quickly Duncan and Hawkeye

spoke to Cora and Alice the sisters got

off their horses the Mohicans took the

animals away they will hide the horses

until the morning said Hawkeye he pulled

a canoe from the tall grass at the side

of the river get into the canoe he said

we will go to a cave and we will stay

there tonight

Duncan Cora and Alice got into the canoe

hawkeye pushed the canoe to the middle

of the river then he got into the canoe

he started to paddle along the river

soon they heard the sound of a great

waterfall in front of them Glens Falls a

few minutes later they saw the waterfall

hawkeye paddled the canoe close to the

great waterfall Alice was afraid she

closed her eyes

Hawkeye stopped the canoe by a large

flat rock Cora Alice and Duncan got out

of the canoe

wait on the Flat Rock Hawk I said to

them I will bring the Mohicans a few

minutes later

Hawkeye came back with Chingachgook and

Uncas the Scout led everybody to a cave

behind the waterfall the cave was deep

and narrow and dark hawkeye immediately

made a fire Alice looked at the tall

young Mohican Uncas a strong man is

guarding us she said quietly to her

sister we will be safe tonight

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Chapter three the fight at Glens Falls

Hawkeye woke Duncan early the next

morning we must go he said I will get

the canoe wake miss Cora and miss Alice

but do not make any noise Duncan went to

the back of the cave Cora Alice he said

quietly wake up suddenly there were

shouts and cries outside

Duncan ran to the front of the cave the

sound of guns came from the forest

there were many Indians on the other

side of the river qur'an's thought

Duncan then Duncan saw Hawkeye the Scout

was shooting from the flat rock Duncan

saw a Huron fall into the rushing water

then the other Hurons ran back into the

forest

Hawkeye came back into the cave they

have gone he said will they come back

asked Duncan yes they will come back

replied Hawkeye miss Cora and miss Alice

must stay here in the cave we will go to

the rocks and wait for the Hurons

Duncan Hawkeye Uncas and chinga cuckoo

sat with their guns they sat behind some

rocks near the waterfall they waited

minutes passed then an hour passed

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suddenly they heard the wild cries of

the Hurons again for Indians ran across

the flat rock towards the cave

Chingachgook and Uncas fired their guns

the first two Hurons fell to the ground

the third Huron jumped on Hawkeye each

man had a night but Hawkeye was stronger

than the Huron he killed the Huron with

his knife the fourth year on fought with

Duncan Uncas ran to help the officer the

young Mohican killed the Huron then

Uncas and Duncan ran back to the rocks

the Hurons on the other side of the

river started to shoot again and

Chingado shot at them the shooting went

on and on rocks and trees near the cave

were broken in a hundred places but

Hawkeye and his friends were not hurt

and Cora and Alice were safe in the cave

Hawkeye saw a Huron in a tree on the

other side of the river the Scout lifted

his long gun and fired there was a cry

and the Indian fell from the tree I have

no more bullets said Hawkeye

Uncas go to the canoe there are some

bullets in the canoe Uncas ran quickly

across the flat rock but he was too late

a Huron was pushing the canoe across the

river

Duncan Hawkeye and the two Mohicans went

back to the cave what can we do now

asked Duncan Hawkeye thought for a few

minutes there will be guards on the

paths

he said the Hurons will watch every path

we must swim

we must jump into the river the rushing

water will take us past the Hurons the

Scout looked at Cora and Alice we cannot

swim said Cora Alice and I will stay

here go to General Monroe at Fort

William Henry General Monroe must send

soldiers Jinga kook

Uncas and Hawkeye talked quietly

together then Chingachgook ran out of

the cave and jumped into the river

a moment later Hawkeye put down his long

gun and followed Chingachgook the

rushing water took them away Cora looked

at Uncas go with him she said I will

stay said the young Mohican no said Cora

please Uncas go with them

Uncas was unhappy but he jumped into the

water too

Cora looked at Duncan I am going to stay

said Duncan he looked at Alice I cannot

leave you

there were shouts and cries from the

Hurons on the Flat Rock

Duncan looked out of the cave the Hurons

were looking behind the rocks near the

waterfall they are looking for us

thought Duncan he went quickly back into

the cave our friends will bring help

soon he said to Cora and Alice Cora was

afraid her face was white she cried out

Duncan turned and he saw the terrible

face of Magua where are the Mohicans

asked Magua where is the Scout Hawkeye

the long gun suddenly the cave was full

of Hurons one of them picked up

Hawkeye's gun

they have gone said Duncan they will

bring help

soon the Hurons were angry they were

going to kill their prisoners but Magua

spoke to them quickly and quietly

then the Hurons took Duncan Cora and

Alice to the flat rock one of the Hurons

brought the canoe get into the canoe

Magua said Duncan and the sisters got

into the canoe

Magua and the Hurons took them across

the river the prisoners got out of the

canoe on the other side of the river

Magua and five Hurons stayed with them

the other Hurons walked away into the

forest

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Chapter four I am a Huron chief the

Hurons and their prisoners started to

walk

Magua walked in front of Duncan Cora and

Alice the other Hurons walked behind the

prisoners they walked across a valley

then Magua led them up a steep hill the

land at the top of the hill was flat

Magua sat down under a tree the Huron

started to eat and drink

Magua shouted to Duncan send the

dark-haired woman to me Cora was afraid

she went to Magua what do you want she

asked I am a Huron chief said Magua I

lived 20 summers and 20 winters I did

not see a white man I was happy then a

white man came to the forest he gave me

brandy the drink was bad for me

it made me crazy my people were angry I

had to go away I ran away and lived with

the Mohawks then the war started said

Magua the French and the English were

fighting each other the Mohawks were

fighting for the English the Hurons were

fighting for the French I was fighting

my own people your father Munro was our

chief he told the Mohawks do not drink

brandy but a white man gave me brandy

what did Munro do he gave orders to his

men they tied me with ropes and they

beat me I will never forget

but said Cora woman shouted Magua he

stood up quickly you will be my wife

your sister will go to Fort William

Henry she must tell Monroe everything

then Monroe will know his daughter lives

with me Magua never said Cora I will not

be your wife

Magua smiled then you will die he said

and your friends will die too then Magua

went towards the other Hurons he spoke

to them Duncan ran to Cora what is wrong

he asked what did Magua say to you it is

not important said Cora the Hurons were

listening to Magua Duncan watched them

they were very angry

suddenly Magua shouted at the Hurons

they pulled Duncan and the women towards

the trees they tied each prisoner to a

tree with rope

Magua stood in front of Cora he laughed

what does Monroes daughter say now

he said shall I send your sister to your

father will you follow me to the Great

Lakes and live with me Cora looked at

her sister Alice said Cora I must go

with Magua and be his wife then you and

Duncan will live no shouted Duncan never

no no no said Alice then die shouted

Magua he threw his knife at Alice the

knife cut off some of her hair it hit

the tree above her head

Duncan shouted angrily the Hurons had

tied Duncan to a tree but he pulled the

rope and it broke he jumped on a Huron

and they fought the Huron had a knife

he was going to kill Duncan suddenly a

gun fired and the Huron fell dead

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Chapter five

Fort William Henry Hawkeye ran from the

forest

Chingachgook and Uncas followed him

there was a fight

Hawkeye Uncas and Duncan killed four

Hurons Chingachgook jumped on Magua the

Mohican stabbed

Magua with his knife Magua fell to the

ground Hawkeye and Duncan went and

helped the two women but Magua was not

dead he got up and ran away

Chingachgook and Uncas ran after him

stop shouted Hawkeye you cannot catch

him hawkeye how did you find us

Duncan asked we waited at the side of

the river said Hawkeye we saw the Hurons

take you across the river then we

followed you you saved my life said

Duncan Hawkeye smiled I found a Hurons

gun he said the Hurons were stupid

they left their guns under the trees

Hawkeye went back to the trees he picked

up the other guns he found his own long

gun now we have guns and bullets he said

we will stay here tonight tomorrow we

will go to Fort William Henry

very early the next morning Hawkeye woke

his friends he led them across the

valley and along a path through the

forest they stopped near a small River

we will walk in the water said Hawkeye

then Magua will not see our footprints

on the ground they walked in the river

for an hour then they came to some

mountains walk quietly now said Hawkeye

there are French soldiers here they

walked to the top of a mountain and

looked down there was Lake horican and

there was Fort William Henry smoke came

from fires in the forest look at the

fires said Hawkeye

there are many Hurons in the forest they

are fighting for the French and looked

to the west said Duncan look at those

tents that is general Montcalm's camp

there are thousands of French soldiers

suddenly they heard the sound of guns

the French are shooting at Fort William

Henry said Duncan but we must get into

the fort

we are lucky said Hawkeye thick fog is

coming along the valley the fog will

hide us from the French follow me

Hawkeye and the Mohicans started to walk

down the mountain Duncan and the two

sisters followed them at the bottom of

the mountain the fog was very thick be

careful said Hawkeye there are many

French soldiers along this path walk

quietly they followed him through the

fog suddenly they heard voices who is

there said a soldier in French

Duncan replied in French a friend of

France he said who are you

shouted the Frenchman but Duncan and his

friends walked away quickly

they went on through the fog at last

they arrived at the walls of the fort an

English voice shouted from the top of

the wall

the French are here shoot shoot father

father

Alice shouted it is us save your

daughters don't shoot men said the voice

of General Monroe my daughters are here

open the gates the gates open

soldiers came out of the fort they took

everybody inside

Duncan the young women Hawkeye and the

Mohicans but everybody in Fort William

Henry was in danger

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Chapter six when will help come days

passed

the French army fired their big guns at

Fort William Henry many English soldiers

were killed General Monroe waited but

general Webb did not send any soldiers

Monroe's sent Hawkeye to Fort Edward

with a message general Webb gave Hawkeye

a letter for Monroe the Scout started to

go back to Fort William Henry but French

soldiers stopped him they took the

letter they tied Hawkeye's hands with

rope the next morning Duncan Heyward was

standing by the gates of Fort William

Henry he saw three men coming towards

the fort he went to General Monroe

General Monroe he said two French

soldiers are at the gates of the fort

Hawkeye is with them but when will help

come from Fort Edward Hawkeye came into

general Monroe's room general Webb gave

me a letter for you he said but the

French soldiers took it

general Montcalm wants to speak to you

you must go to his camp

a French officer met Monroe and Duncan

at the gates of the fort they went to

general Montcalm's tent in the French

camp there were French officers and

Indian chiefs in the tent then Duncan

saw Magua Magua was fighting for the

French the Huron looked at Duncan and

smiled

Montcalm spoke first he spoke to Munro

you had fought well general he said but

now you must stop fighting

Montcalm gave a letter to Munro Munro

read it quickly then he gave it to

Duncan the letter was from general Webb

the letter said we cannot send any more

men the Indians have killed too many of

my soldiers Munro looked at Duncan they

did not speak then general Montcalm

spoke to Munro you and your soldiers

must leave thought William Henry he said

you can take your guns but do not take

your bullets your men women and children

will be safe but we will burn the

thought general Monroe was unhappy we

will leave in the morning

he said then he and Duncan went back to

the fort Magua was angry he spoke to the

Huron Chiefs the English will leave the

fort the French will not kill them but

the English are the enemies of the

Hurons we will kill the English 3,000

English people soldiers women and

children left the fort they walked past

the French soldiers and they walked

towards the forest the English soldiers

carried their guns but they had no

bullets

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Magua and the Hurons were standing in

the forest they watched Fort William

Henry the English left the fort and

walked into the forest then two thousand

Indians attacked the English could not

fight they had no bullets in their guns

many of the English were killed Alice

and Cora saw their father he was running

towards the French camp he was going to

find Montcalm he was going to ask for

help

father father shouted Alice we are here

but Munro did not hear them he did not

stop Magua was watching he ran to Cora

will you come with me now

he said never said Cora I will not be

your wife the Huron looked at her but he

did not speak then he turned to Alice he

held Alice's arms he pulled her towards

a horse stop shouted Cora and she ran

after them Magua put Alice on the horse

then he put Cora on the horse to the

Huron took them along a path towards

Lake horik

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Chapter seven the trail three days had

passed Fort William Henry had burnt down

the French soldiers had gone the Indians

had gone the bodies of many English

soldiers women and children lay on the

ground in the evening five men walked

through the forest Munro Duncan Hawkeye

Chingachgook and Uncas were looking for

Cora and Alice they found the dead

bodies of many English people the five

men were sad and angry suddenly Uncas

shouted to the others look he had a

small piece of cloth in his hand that is

a piece of Cora's dress said Munro

Uncas found footprints on the ground

near a tree three people and a horse

have stood here he said then

Chingachgook found Alice's necklace and

he found another piece of Cora's dress

Duncan took the necklace he smiled Alice

is alive he said miss Cora has left a

trail said Hawkeye she has left pieces

of her dress we can follow this trail

but we must go quietly

Magua is with them but it is late said

Hawkeye we will eat some food we will

sleep here tonight tomorrow we will

follow miss Cora's trail very early the

next morning Hawkeye woke the English

officers and the Mohicans the five men

followed Cora's trail it led them to

Lake horrigan Uncas and Chingachgook

found a canoe in the grass near the lake

the five men got into the canoe the

Mohicans paddled it along the lake after

half an hour

Blanka spoke quietly smoke he said he

was looking at a small island in front

of them smoke from a fire said Hawkeye

and there are two canoes suddenly some

Hurons ran from the trees on the island

they got into the two canoes they are

following us said Duncan paddle faster

no stop paddling Chingachgook said

Hawkeye I will shoot them and he lifted

his long gun he fired a Huron in the

first canoe fell into the lake the Huron

stopped their two canoes they did not

follow jingisukan

Uncas started paddling again the five

men went on they went north up the lake

chapter 8 the medicine man in the

evening the five men arrived at the

North End of Lake horican they got out

of the canoe and Uncas and Chingachgook

carried it they put it under some trees

we have lost the trail said Duncan where

shall we go

my Mohican friends know the path to the

Hurons village said Hawkeye it is north

of this place that is where Magua is

going

we will go north to for two days the men

followed the path they walked many miles

they arrived at the Hurons village on

the second day it was early evening

there were about a hundred houses by a

small lake

Hawkeye spoke to Chingachgook and Uncas

then he spoke to Duncan and Munro

General Monroe stay with Chingachgook

said Hawkeye stay in the forest Duncan

and I will go into the village

Uncas go up the hill to the west watch

the village come back quickly tell us

about the guards an hour passed

the four men waited Uncas

did not come back suddenly Duncan spoke

I have a plan he said Hawkeye give me

your coat I must not wear my red

soldiers coat in the village I will be a

medicine man a French doctor I will

speak French I will walk through the

village and go into the houses the

Hurons will not hurt a medicine man I

will find Alice and Cora it was a

dangerous plan Duncan put on Hawkeye's

coat then he walked into the Hurons

there was a large wooden building in

front of him it was the meeting house of

the Huron Chiefs Duncan went inside some

Huron Chiefs were sitting together they

saw Duncan come in one of the Chiefs

walked forward his hair was gray and he

was tall and strong he spoke to Duncan

in the Huron language but Duncan did not

understand do you speak French Duncan

asked the Huron replied in French why

are you here he asked I am a medicine

man said Duncan the King of France sent

me are any Hurons ill suddenly there

were loud cries from the forest

the Chiefs left the meeting house

Duncan followed them more Hurons were

coming into the village there was a

prisoner in front of them it was Uncas

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chapter 9 in the hurons village Uncas

was not afraid

the Hurons ran around him they shouted

they pulled him towards the wooden

building

Uncas saw Duncan outside the building

Hawkeye is safe Uncas Duncan said

quietly

then the Hurons took Uncas into the

meeting house

Duncan walked through the village he

looked in the houses nobody stopped him

nobody asked any questions but Duncan

did not find Alice and Cora he went back

to the meeting house he went inside

Uncas was standing and the Chiefs were

sitting Duncan sat down too he sat near

the wall then another Huron came into

the building it was Magua Magua did not

see Duncan but he saw Uncas he shouted

Mohican you must die Magua was angry he

turned to the Chiefs many Hurons died at

Glens Falls he said this Mohican is our

enemy

Magua and two Hurons took the young

Mohican out of the meeting house then

one of the Chiefs spoke to Duncan

medicine man the wife of one of my men

is ill she is sick can you make her well

take me to the woman said Duncan he

followed the chief out of the meeting

house they went towards a hill there was

a cave in the hill Duncan saw a bear

following them but he was not afraid

Indians liked bears they often had bears

in their villages

Duncan followed the chief into the

Cave the cave was large and there were

many rooms with stone walls the chief

took Duncan into one room the sick woman

was lying on the ground some other women

were with her Duncan looked at the sick

woman she is dying he thought

the Huron chief waited and looked at

Duncan Duncan turned to the Huron chief

I must look at this sick woman alone he

said my medicine is secret go with these

four women wait outside the chief and

the four women left the cave a few

minutes later the bear came into the

cave the bear made a loud noise

Duncan looked at the bear again the bear

made a loud noise it walked towards

Duncan suddenly it took off its head it

was Hawkeye Hawkeye was wearing a

bearskin

what said Duncan then he laughed why are

you wearing a bearskin he asked

I found the Bears skin in a Hurons house

said Hawkeye now the Hurons will not

stop me but tell me where is Miss Alice

I have been unlucky I have not found

Alice or Cora and Uncas is a prisoner of

the Hurons Magua has taken miss Korra to

the village of the Delawares said

Hawkeye I heard two Hurons talking about

her Chingachgook and Monroe are safe in

the forest then Hawkeye heard a noise he

looked over a stone wall miss Alice is

in the next room

he said Duncan went into the next room

there were some blankets

cloths and animal skins in the room and

there was Alice her hands and feet were

tied with rope her face was white she

was afraid Duncan she said you are here

yes said Duncan he untied her hands and

feet where is Cora asked Alice where is

my father

your father is safe he is with

Chingachgook said Duncan and Cora Alice

asked again she is near here she is at

another village said Duncan she is with

the Delawares suddenly somebody came

into the room it was Magua

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chapter 10 the bear

Magua looked at Duncan and Alice he

laughed and went towards them suddenly

the bear was in the room

it quickly held Magua Magua could not

move he could not turn round

Duncan ran to the Huron he tied magua's

arms then he tied magua's feet Magua

started to speak but Duncan put a cloth

into his mouth Hawkeye took off the

bear's head we must go quickly he said

Alice you will wear a blanket you will

be the sick Huron woman then you can

leave the Hurons village Hawkeye put on

the Bears head again Alice put a blanket

over her head

Duncan carried Alice out of the cave and

Hawkeye followed Duncan the Huron chief

was outside the cave I am taking the

sick woman away said Duncan I will bring

her to your house tomorrow

Hawkeye Duncan and Alice left the

village then Hawkeye led Duncan and

Alice to a path this path goes to a

small River

Hawkeye said to them you will see a hill

the village of the Delawares is near the

hill you will be safe with the

Delaware's what are you going to do

asked Duncan I must go back for Uncas

said Hawkeye it was dark in the village

the Hurons were in their houses they

were asleep Hawkeye was looking for

Uncas the Scout was wearing the Bears

skin he looked in all the buildings

then he saw two men outside a house they

were guards but they were asleep

Hawkeye quietly went inside the house

Uncas was lying on the floor his hands

and feet were tied with rope Hawkeye

took off the bear's head Uncas smiled

Hawkeye he said quietly

Hawkeye untied Uncas his hands and feet

then he took off the Bears skin Uncas

and Hawkeye ran quickly from the village

we shall go to the Delawares village

said Hawkeye yes said Uncas

the Delawares are the children of my

grandfather they will help us the next

morning the Hurons went to get Uncas

they were going to kill him

they found the Bears skin but they did

not find the Mohican then they went to

the cave they found a dead woman but

they did not find Alice they found Magua

his hands and feet were tied a cloth was

in his mouth the Hurons untied magua's

hands and feet they took the cloth from

his mouth Magua was angry kill the

Mohican prisoner no he shouted he has

gone said one of the Chiefs Magua

shouted with anger

and he ran out of the cave

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chapter 11 the old chief

Magua went to the Delawares village

the Delawares were friends of France but

they did not fight in the war Magua went

to the Delawares meeting house the

Delaware Chiefs were talking the Huron

chief is welcome said a Delaware is my

woman prisoner safe and well asked Magua

she is well said the Delaware then Magua

said are there strangers in the forest

white men there are strangers in the

village said the Delaware they are in my

house but strangers are always welcome

in this village what will the King of

France say about this said Magua his

greatest enemy is here in the Delaware's

village this enemy is a white man he

kills many friends of the French which

white man is an enemy of France asked

the Delaware chief the Scout Hawkeye

said Magua the long gun the other

strangers are his friends they are the

enemies of France too

the Delawares started to talk quietly

one of them left the meeting house

quickly a few minutes later he came back

then a very old man came into the

meeting house two young Delawares helped

the old man he had long white hair and

there were many lines on his face

the Chiefs spoke his name tammand Magua

knew the name of this famous Delaware

chief tammand was more than 100 years

old

Taman own sat down then he spoke to the

two young Delaware's they got up and

went away soon they came back with Alice

Cora Duncan and Hawkeye Cora was very

angry she spoke to the Chiefs yesterday

we were welcome in this village she said

the Delawares were our friends today we

are your prisoners why are we prisoners

tammand did not answer which man is okay

the long gun he asked hawkeye walked

forward

I am Hawkeye he said then Tamlyn spoke

quickly to Magua take your prisoner the

dark-haired woman go he said but Cora

spoke to the old chief another man came

to this village with us she said now he

is a prisoner too but he is one of your

own people he will tell our story please

listen to him

Tom Anand looked at the Chiefs who is

this other prisoner he asked he fights

for the English Magua said quickly you

must kill him

bring him here said Tam Anand

two men left the meeting house soon they

came back with Uncas

Uncas was not

wearing a shirt his hands were tied he

stood in front of Tam Anand the old

chief looked at him Tama Nunes saw a

tattoo on Uncas chest it was a picture

of a turtle who are you

the old chief asked I am

Uncas son of Chingachgook son of the

great una miss the turtle

Uncas replied chingar cook and Uncas are

the last of the Mohicans

Tamlyn looked at Uncas then he smiled at

the young Mohican your father is a great

chief he said

Uncas suddenly saw Hawkeye Delaware

father he said determinant this is my

friend Hawkeye he is a friend of the

Delawares the long gun said Tam Anand he

is not a friend of the Delawares he

killed our young men then Hawkeye spoke

I killed Hurons he said I have never

killed a Delaware the Delawares believed

Hawkeye's words Tom Anand looked at

Uncas why are you

the Hurons prisoner he asked I helped

the English woman said Uncas tamenund

looked at Cora then he spoke to Magua

and why is the English woman your

prisoner he asked I hate the English

said Magua now the daughter of an

English chief is my prisoner now the

daughter of Munro will be my wife

Magua went to Cora and held her arm

weight shouted Duncan don't take her the

English will give you money but Magua

did not listen

he pulled Cora towards the door come he

said to her I am your prisoner Cora said

to Magua but do not touch me she turned

to Duncan please take care of my young

sister she said she kissed Alice then

she spoke to Magua I will come with you

and I will come too shouted Duncan I

will help you Cora wait said Hawkeye he

held Duncan's arm hawkeye spoke quickly

and quietly maquas friends Oh

waiting in the forest he said they will

kill you

Joran said Uncas we will find you we

will kill you but Magua laughed Mohican

said Magua you cannot kill me I am too

strong stay here with your brothers that

Delaware's they are weak they like their

homes and their food they do not like

fighting they will not help you then

Magua walked out of the meeting house

Korra followed him

Uncas poked at Amanat Delaware father he

said help us we must follow the English

woman dominant called the young men of

the village go with the Mohican he said

the Hurons are no our enemies

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Magua and Cora walked into the forest

they walked towards the Hurons village

an hour later

Hawkeye Duncan and Uncas followed

magua's trail two hundred young

Delaware's

went with the three friends Alice stayed

in the Delaware's village

Hawkeye spoke to Uncas major Heyward and

I will find Chingachgook and General

Monroe he said they are safe in the

forest wonka's take the Delaware's with

you follow magua's trail be careful

there will be many Hurons in the forest

we will meet you at the Hurons village

Magua will take Cora to the cave in the

hill said Hawkeye we will find her we

will help her come said Duncan Hawkeye

and Duncan soon found Ching gut Kook and

Munro they quickly told Monroe their

story then the four men went to the

Hurons village they walked up the hill

towards the cave

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suddenly they heard shouts and cries

they looked down at the village Uncas

and the Delawares were fighting the

Hurons in the village then Magua and

some Hurons ran up the hill they were

going to the cave Uncas was running

after them Hawkeye and his friends

fought the Hurons the fight was terrible

but Magua escaped then Hawkeye Duncan

Munro the Mohicans and their friends saw

Magua again he was with another Huron

they were in front of the cave the two

Indians were pulling Korra from the cave

Korra shouted Duncan there is Korra

Uncas ran towards the rocks above the

cave Korra had stopped in front of the

cave Magua took out his knife he turned

to Cora woman he shouted will you be the

wife of Magua or will you die kill me

Magua Cora said I will not go with you

suddenly there was a crime Uncas was

standing on the rocks above them Magua

looked up the other Huron turned to Cora

he stabbed her with his knife and killed

her Magua shouted angrily he lifted his

knife and killed the Huron then Uncas

jumped on Magua they fought but Magua

turned quickly he stabbed Uncas four

times the young Mohican stood for a

moment then he fell at magua's feet

de porc I saw Uncas fall the Scout ran

towards mug one Magua ran up the path

his enemies were below him Magua climbed

up the rocks then he turned and looked

down hawkeye stopped running he lifted

his long gun

Magua jumped towards a higher rock and

Hawkeye fired magua's fingers touched

the rock but the bullet from hawkeye's

gun killed him

and his body fell down and down onto the

rocks

a day later General Monroe Duncan and

Alice stood by the graves of Uncas and

Cora they were sad and silent then they

said goodbye to Hawkeye Chingachgook and

the Delawares and they walked away into

the forest

Chingachgook looked at Hawkeye all the

people of my tribe have gone now he said

I am alone no said Hawkeye Uncas has

gone but you are not alone he put his

hand on chinga cook's hand the tears of

the two friends fell onto the grave of

Uncas in 1758 General Monroe died Alice

married Duncan Heyward and they lived

happily together from that time the

Delawares told their children the story

of the English woman and the young

Mohican and they told their children the

words of taman on the old chief the time

of the red man has gone we fought for

our land but now there are many white

men as many as the leaves on the tree

I have lived too long I have seen the

last of the Mohicans

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