Red Onion and Garlic
A long time ago in a village lived a family consisting of father, mother and a beautiful teenage girl named garlic. They are a happy family. Although garlic dad just ordinary traders, but they live in harmony and peace. But one day the mother garlic ill and eventually died. Garlic is very grieved so did his father.
In the village lived a widow who also has a son named Onion. Since the mother died Garlic, Shallots mother often visited the house Garlic. He often brought food, garlic helps tidy the house or simply accompany his father Garlic and chatting. Finally my father thought that garlic may be better if he had married only with the mother Shallots, Garlic is not so lonely anymore.
With consideration of garlic, then the father is married to the mother Garlic onion. Initially maternal red onion and red onion to the garlic is very good. But over time they begin to look true nature. They often scold garlic and give him a tough job if the father was going to trade Garlic. Garlic should be doing all the housework, while the red onion and the mother just sitting around. Garlic of course dad did not know it, because Garlic is never told.
Garlic One day my father fell ill and later died. Since then the red onion and mother more powerful against the arbitrary and Garlic. Garlic is almost never at rest. He had to get up before dawn, to prepare the water bath and breakfast for the red onion and mother. Then he had to feed livestock, watering gardens and washing clothes in the river. Then he still had to ironing, cleaning the house, and many other jobs. But Garlic is always doing his work, rejoicing that he hopes one day her stepmother would have loved him like his own child.
This morning as usual Garlic carry baskets of clothes to be washed in the river. With a little singing him down a path on the edge of an ordinary small forest path. The day was very sunny weather. Garlic immediately wash all dirty clothes he was carrying. Because too much fun, Garlic does not realize that one of the shirts have been washed away. Unfortunately the clothes are washed away her stepmother’s favorite shirt. When aware of it, dress her stepmother has drifted too far. Garlic down the river trying to find her, but failed to find it. In desperation, he returned home and told his mother.
“Basic careless!” Snapped the stepmother. “I do not want to know, you just have to find clothes that! And do not dare go home if you have not found it. Understand? ”
Garlic is forced to obey the wishes ibun stepmother. He immediately washed down the river where he was. The sun was rising, but the Garlic is yet to find his mother’s clothes. He put up his eyes, carefully examining each root panhandle that juts into the river, who knows his mother’s clothes caught on there. After stepping away and the sun was leaning to the west, Garlic saw a shepherd who was bathing water buffalo. Garlic then asked: “O my good uncle, is uncle to see the red shirt who drifted through here? Since I had to find and bring him home. “” Yes I had seen my boy. If you chase quickly, maybe you can catch him, “said the uncle.
“Well uncle, thank you!” Said Garlic and immediately ran back down. It was getting dark, Garlic was getting desperate. Soon the night will come, and Garlic. From the distance the light coming from a hut on the banks of the river. Garlic immediately went to the house and knocked.
“Excuse me …!” Said Garlic. An old woman opened the door.
“Who are you boy?” Asked the old woman.
“My Garlic Nan. Just now I’m looking for my mother’s clothes are washed away. And now too late. Can I stay here tonight? “Asked Garlic.
“Sure kid. Are you looking for clothes that are red? “Said grandmother.
“Yes, grandma. What … grandmother found him? “Asked Garlic.
“Yes. Earlier clothes were stuck in front of my house. Unfortunately, though I liked that shirt, “said the grandmother. “Okay I’ll return it, but first you must accompany me here for a week. I have not talked with anyone, how? “Pleaded white nenek.Bawang thought for a moment. Grandma looked lonely. Garlic also feel pity. “Well grandma, I would accompany my grandmother for a week, from grandmothers are not bored with me,” Garlic said with a smile.
Garlic weeklong stay with the grandmother. Every day Garlic helps with housework grandmother. Of course the old woman happy. Until finally even been a week, grandma she called garlic.
“Son, have you lived here a week. And I’m glad that you are a diligent and dutiful. For according to my promise that you can bring your mother’s clothes to go home. And another thing, you may choose one of two pumpkins this as a gift! “Said the grandmother.
Garlic initially refused to be rewarded but still forced her grandmother. Garlic finally chose the smallest pumpkin. “I am not afraid to take a big strong,” he said. Grandma smiled and Garlic deliver up to the front of the house.
At home, Garlic handed his stepmother’s red shirt as he went into the kitchen to split the pumpkin yellow. Garlic was surprised when the flask was split, inside jewels found to contain gold very much. She screamed and was so excited to tell this wonderful stepmother and red onion langsun greedily grab the gold and jewels. They forced the garlic to tell how he could get the prize. Garlic also tell the truth.
Hearing stories of garlic, onion and her mother plan to do the same thing but this time the red onion will do. In short onion until finally the old grandmother’s house on the edge of the river. Like garlic, onion was asked to accompany him for a week. Unlike an avid garlic, red onions for a week it’s just lazy. If anything is done then the result is never good because it has always done poorly. Finally after a week’s grandmother allow onions to go. “Should not grandma gave me a pumpkin as a reward for a week with you,” asked the red onion. My grandmother was forced to send onions choose one of two pumpkins on offer. Quickly onion take a big pumpkin and without saying thanks he walked away.
When I got home to his mother immediately onion and pumpkin happily showed he was carrying. For fear of garlic will ask for parts, they sent garlic to go into the river. Then they eagerly split the pumpkin. But it was not gold jewels out of the pumpkin, but venomous animals such as snakes, scorpions, and others. The animals were immediately attacked the shallots and his mother to death. That is the reward of the greedy.