Trail of Tears painting by Robert Lindneux in the Woolaroc Museum, Bartlesville,
Long time we travel on way to new land. People feel bad
when they leave old nation. Women cry and make sad wails. Children cry
and many men cry, and all look sad like when friends die, but they say
nothing and just put heads down and keep on go towards West. Many days
pass and people die very much. We bury close by Trail.
-- Survivor of the Trail of