Kamis, 2009 Maret 26TER and LUCKY OWL
POOR HUNTER AND LUCKY OWL
One day, a hunter caught an owl in his trap. It was a paradise owl. The owl begged the hunter to free it. In return, the owl promise to give three wishes.
“Give me large, luxurious, furnished house with a beautiful garden,” said the hunter. And there, in front of him, was the house he wanted
“Give me a very huge box of gold coins,” he asked. And again he got what he wanted.
“Give me a very beautiful, loving wife who is good at cooking.” And surprisingly the owl became the women that the hunter wanted.
But, if the hunter wanted to marry her, she had two requirements. The hunter might not be allowed to catch an owl again. If the hunter still caught owl again, she didn’t want to marry him. Because of his love, he tries to keep his desire to didn’t catch any owl again. And he did it, so the women decided to marry him.
After lived for years, the hunter became very poor, in that is the wife was very lavish, couldn’t control the budget. Day by day the hunter became poorer. The gold coins from the owl were decrease each day.
At the end, the hunter felt so stress, because he became poorer than before. To solve this problem, he decided to end his life by fell to the river. The hunter’s wife became to its natural shape, which is an owl. The owl felt free again, and live happily.
A Greedy Hunter
One day, a hunter caught an owl in his trap. It was a paradise owl. The owl begged the hunter to free it. In return, the owl promised to give him three wishes. “Give him a large, luxurious, furnished house with a beautiful garden”, said the hunter. And there, in front of him, was there house he wanted. “Give me a very huge box of gold coins”, he asked. And again he got what he wanted. “Give me a very beautiful, loving wife who good at cooking”, and suddenly there was a beautiful lady stand in front of him.
All his three wishes came true. But because of that, the hunter became selfish, arrogant, greedy, and cruel. A several days later, there were something happened with those three wishes.
Like after he got the house that he wanted, he show off his house to all people. He always said that he had a large and luxurious house. But all people thought that he was crazy, because they couldn’t see that house. They just saw a small, poor house. The hunter didn’t realize that if the other person saw his house, it would look so bad and poor.
It also happened with the gold coins. When he wanted to buy something, that gold coins changed into leaves. He was surprised. Then he was back and took all those coins. He tried to buy something again with that coins and it happen the same like before. But when he gave some coins to a beggar, incidentally that coins didn’t change. He was so confused about what happened to him.
One day, he asked his wife to cook some foods, and his wife made some delicious food for him. But when he asked his wife to washed, she couldn’t do it well. Then he asked her to buy something in the supermarket, and she couldn’t do it again. After that, his wife told him that she was only good at cooking, and she couldn’t do housework except cooking. He was very angry but his wife cannot do anything.
After that, the hunter cried. He didn’t know what he had to do. Then he felt regret. He had been greedy and cruel to the owl that he caught. Several days later, everything changed with his conditions. He became poor; his wife left him, and no money. Then he met the owl that gave him three wishes, and said sorry and the owl forgiven him.
GEORGE AND HIS DAUGHTER
One day, a hunter named George caught an owl in his trap. It was a paradise owl. The owl begged George to free it. In return, the owl promised to give him three wishes. “Give me a large, luxurious, furnished house with a beautiful garden”, said George. And there, in front of him was the house he wanted. “Give me a very huge box of gold coins”, he asked. And again he got what he wanted. “Give me a very beautiful, loving wife who is good in cooking”. And he got what he wanted; there was a beautiful wife in front of him.
8 years later…….
They had a daughter named Sarah. She was 7 years old. In that age she was very ugly. Her father, George felt disgust. And then George expelled Sarah from the house. His wife only can cry. Tomorrow, the paradise owl came to the George house and asks George to looking for his daughter, Sarah. Then he did it because the paradise help him very much made him has a very wow life.
After 2 years…
George and his wife looking for her daughter anywhere. But they still not found Sarah. When George was watching television, He saw her daughter sing on an event on the television. She was a singer. She looks very beautiful now. She got make over. George called her wife and then they go to that television now quickly. After they arrived, suddenly Sarah in the lobby was interviewed with many reporters. When Sarah saw their parents, suddenly Sarah cry and huge her parents. George said sorry to Sarah. Because Sarah is a kind woman, she gave apologize. And they live happily ever after.