A long time ago the Great Spirit created all the large bodies of water. After creating them though, he thought the waters would be lonely if he did not put some creatures to live in it.
The Great Spirit decided to look around to find the perfect thing to make his sea creature. He picked up a large round rock and decided this was the perfect form for his sea creature. He also was intrested by the large palm leaves resting on the shore.
He turned around and saw a great sight. The rock and palm leaves had turned into a great creature, a sea turtle. It flapped its large water wings and swam up to the shore to greet the Great Spirit. The Great Spirit was very pleased with his accidental creation