24     Motif C710, Taboos connected with otherworld journeys. Motifs F51.1.1, Spiderweb sky-rope, and F101.7, Escape from lower world by spider's thread, connect Ibonia to Indian tales. "Burdened with such precious, terrible powers, Rasoabermanana can not just end her journey. By unpremeditated contact with the world of the living, she would risk losing what she has obtained with so much trouble, nor could the elements of this world withstand such frightful contact. That is why Rasoabemanana returns by the only safe road, the spiderweb, difficult though it be" (Becker).