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Cirque du Lake - Shreveport Magazine
“Many, many moons ago,” an Indian brave won the affection of a maiden from a hostile tribe. Fearing the anger of the maiden’s father—the chief—the couple fled “through the palmetto swamps, past lagoons purple with iris and under live oaks flaunting ghostly banners of Spanish moss,” to what is now Shreveport. Eventually the chief and …