Split Boys

North American - Twin culture-heroes of the Kiowa. Although these boys were twins, one was born some time before the other and was playing by himself when the second was born. He threw his hoop into the air, something he had been forbidden to do, and, when it fell on his head, he turned round and found his new brother standing there. They did many things that they were not supposed to do but yet they survived, On one occasion they escaped from a charging buffalo by changing themselves into moles. In some accounts, called Split Boys, Half Boys or Half Boys.

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