Топик : The Golden Hair Girl 

Полнотекстовый поиск по базе:

The Golden Hair Girl

Главная >> Топик >> Иностранный язык

The Golden Hair Girl

Many, many years ago there was a great magician, Poloza, who was known for as keeper of the Ural mountains' treasures. This magician had hundreds of guards who watched over all his gold, silver, and jewels he had. But living among such valuable possession, he treasured most of all his daughter the Golden Hair Girl, whom Poloza was guarding more than all his material riches.

Once upon a time Golden Hair met a handsome, nomad from the Bashkirian tribe, who was hunting nearby Poloza's Palace. They fell in love, decided to get married, and to go to live in the hunter's house.

However, Poloza was against letting his daughter live in the forest with the simple-folk Hunter-nomad and refused the marriage. Despite Poloza's refusal, the young Hunter decided to abduct Golden Hair. When he did so, the father twice returned his daughter back to the Palace using his magical powers.

The young hunter then went to seek advise from the magic wise owl, which lived deep in the forest. The owl explained to him that there was only one place where the magical powers of Poloza could not reach, and that was the large island, located in the middle of the Lake.

For the last time the young Hunter abducts the Golden Hair girl from her father's palace and takes her to the Island in the middle of the Lake. This time the magic powers of Poloza were unable to take the daughter away from the Hunter.

On this beautiful Island the couple found meadows and forests, herds of horses and sheep, wonderful gar-dens with flowers in bloom all year round, plenty of food, and all manners of comfort.

However, there was one condition that the magic wise owl told the hunter, and that was that both he and the Golden Hair girl were to be captives on this Island for eternity. Knowing this they still decided to live on this island.

Although, many centuries have passed, since these days even today the old folks living nearby the Lake say that sometimes at dawn, couples, walking along the bank of the Lake bank, can see the Island and the beautiful maiden sitting on a stone at the water's edge. She lets her hair down, and the water turns into pure gold.

Список литературы

Для подготовки данной работы были использованы материалы с сайта http://nota.triwe.net

Похожие работы:

  • The Feather of Finist the Falcon

    Топик >> Иностранный язык
    ... , beside a deep river." The girl took the golden hammer and the ten little diamond nails ... , she put in his hair the enchanted pin, brought the girl to his room ... put into his hair the enchanted pin and brought the girl into his room ...
  • The Frog-Tzarevna

    Топик >> Иностранный язык
    ... closed carriage and the frog was carried on a golden dish. So they ... the wives of the elder brothers had sent the little black slave-girl ... threads, after beating the little slave-girl more cruelly than ... he did not even hear the reproaches of the old witch. So ...
  • The history of Old English and its development

    Топик >> Иностранный язык
    ... ), furh (a furrow), sulh (a plough), grut (gruel), lús (a louse), þrul (a basket), éa ... ) 4. -en, -in (with mutation) - gylden (golden), wyllen (wóllen) 5. -isc (nationality) - ... the three forms - the infinitive, the past tense, the participle II. Here is the ...
  • The problems of the Subjunctive Mood in English

    Курсовая работа >> Иностранный язык
    ... are in the Indicative Mood here, so the rules of the sequence of ... of Convenience», «The Luncheon», «The Verger» by S. Maugham, «Jerusalem the Golden» by M. Drabble, « ... and severely questioned the femininity of the girl involved. Refering to the mixed type ...
  • The JAZZ Story

    Реферат >> Культура и искусство
    ... in obscurity, but the slaves brought here from Africa, torn ... heard and hired a young girl singer in 1935. Her name ... emerged during the present decade -- too many to list here. Many have ... York [1983]. Gottlieb, William P.: The golden age of jazz. New & revised ...
  • The collection of French art in the Hermitage

    Курсовая работа >> Культура и искусство
    ... of France during the golden age of the absolute monarchy served the task of ... in such works as The Spoilt Child, Girl with a Doll and Young ... the establishment of Caesar’s dictatorship; the figure of the hero, who preferred death to the ...
  • The history of English

    Учебное пособие >> Иностранный язык
    ... quick to master the arts of guerilla warfare against the scattered, home-sick ... bath houses. The third and fourth centuries saw a golden age of villa ... case forms: OE hem and heora. The two sets of forms coming from ...
  • Fenist The Bright Falcon

    Топик >> Иностранный язык
    ... man wanted to hire a servant-girl to help about the house, but his ... is done, take the silver saucer and put the golden egg on it ... me my Fenist dear." And the golden egg rolled about till Fenist ...
  • Literature and theatre of the USA

    Реферат >> Литература : зарубежная
    ... City prostitutes in Maggie: A Girl of the Streets. And in Sister Carrie ... through roughly the end of the 1940s is known as the Golden Age of ... . Showcase #4 (National, 1956) introduced the rebooted hero The Flash, which began a second wave ...
  • Lectures in Contrastive Lexicology of the English and Ukrainian Languages

    Учебное пособие >> Иностранный язык
    ... lexicography. The Golden age of English Lexicography began in the middle of the 19th ... or the case meaning in the word-forms of various nouns (the girl’s, the night ... 1. The sign for the thing signified: grey hair (old age). 2. The instrument for the agent: the ...