That little lizard creature is Maui, the first man, who had taken it upon himself to beat death. Transformed into a snakelike creature, his plan was to crawl inside Hine-nui-te-pō, great woman of the night and receiver of the dead, while she was asleep, and to defeat her from within. Alas for Maui, he had not reckoned on the obsidian teeth inside Hine-nui-te-pō’s vagina. The goddess woke up while he was wiggling his way in, and crushed him
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