Then the presiding Midewewinini shot the candidate with the Midemegis. The candidate fell dead, unmoving. The Midewewinini revived him with the breath of life, as Odaemin the first medicine man regained life. The candidate stood, renewed, and new.
Many years later when the first Anishinabeg had grown up and spirit woman was certain of their survival, she called her children to her. She told them that she was returning to the Land of Peace, to her proper place of abode.
Is it possible that these things from different sources are teaching the same principle from the same teacher? Both speak of themes of being born of spirit and of water. Both potentially lead the mind to themes of spiritual purification and rebirth.