Ride the Wind: The Story of Cynthia Ann Parker and the Last Days of the Comanche Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

Lucia St. Clair Robson
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Part I, Spring: Chapters 1 - 5

• Indians raid Parker's Fort.

• Nine-year-old Cynthia Ann Parker is kidnapped by Indians along with her cousin, aunt, and brother.
• Cynthia suffers long days of riding, a lack of food, and fear of the unknown.

• Cynthia is given to the Indian chief who, in turn, gives Cynthia to a young Indian couple.

Part II, Summer: Chapters 6 - 9

• Cynthia is given a new Indian name, Naduah, and is expected to be a replacement child for the woman she has come to live with.

• Naduah begins picking up the Comanche language and making friends among the Comanche children.

• Cynthia's parents ask Sam Houston to mount a rescue for the kidnapped victims of Parker's Fort, but he refuses out of fear of placing the victims in danger.
• Naduah witnesses a secret romance between Eagle and Something Good.

• Something Good is the chief's wife, therefore Eagle is made...

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