Monday, October 4, 2010
The Mouse Deer and the Tiger
A mouse deer and his friends went fishing. One watched the fish at the riverside while others were in the river. Suddenly a hungry tiger approached the buffalo, the guard. They started to fight and the buffalo lost the fight. the tiger ate all the fish and went away.
A mouse deer and his friends kept catching the fish. This time, the big elephant watched the fish. He watched the fish carefully. He did his job well. But the hungry tiger came back. What would happen next?
Title: The Mouse Deer and the Tiger (A Folktale from West Kalimantan)
Retold by Uncu Nana
Magazine: CnS Junior Edition 85 Volume VIII October 2010