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the translation of the English fairy tale, the SORCERER AND GOLD

the Witch and girls

the English fairy tale

Once long ago there were two girls who lived with mother and the father. Their father had no work, and girls wanted to leave and look for earnings. One girl wanted to go to service, and her mother told that she could if she finds the place the place. Well, it bypassed all city, but nobody wanted to take the girl as it. Thus, she continued to look for further, and she arrived to the place where there was an oven where there was a big fancy bread of bread. And bread told, `The little girl, the little girl, listen us, listen us. We were concerned seven years, and nobody came to take out us. The girl took out bread, put it on the earth and continued a way. Then she met a cow, and the cow told, `The little girl, the little girl, milk me, milk me! Seven years I in expectation, and nobody came to milk me. `The girl milked a cow in buckets which stood apart. When she became thirsty, she drank a little and left the rest in buckets.

Then it continued a little further and came to an apple-tree, so loaded by fruit that its branches broke, and the tree told, `The little girl, the little girl, help me to shake the fruit. My branches break, it is so heavy. `And the girl told, `Of course, I will be, you a poor tree. `Thus, it shook all fruit, left fruit on the earth under a tree. Then it continued again until it came to the house.

And in this house there lived a witch, and this witch took the girl in the house as servants. And when she heard that this girl left the house to look for work, she told that she will give a good salary. The witch told the girl what she had to do. `You have to keep the house clean and put in order, sweep the floor and a fireplace; but there is one thing which you never have to do.

You never have to look for a flue, or something badly happens to you.
`Thus, the girl pobeshchat as she was told, but one morning when it cleaned, and the witch was absent, she forgot that the witch told and found a flue. When she made it, the big bag of money fell on her knees.

It occurred again and again. Having collected a bag the girl went home. When it went, she heard the witch, shedsheyu behind it. Thus, she ran up to an apple-tree and shouted: `An apple-tree, an apple-tree, hide me, Thus, the old hag will not be able to find me; If she makes that she will break my bones, And will bury me under marble stones. `Thus, the apple-tree hid it. When the witch approached, she told: `My tree, my tree, saw you the girl With a big bag, The one who, stole my money, everything that I had? `And the apple-tree told, `Is not present, mother; `Then the witch was let further, the girl ran again and when she reached a cow, heard the witch, begushcheyu behind her, thus, she ran to a cow and shouted: `A cow, a cow, hide me, the old hag will not be able to find me; If she makes she will break my bones, And bury me under marble stones. `Thus, the cow hid it. When the old hag approached, she inquired and told a cow: `My cow, my cow, saw you devochkus a big bag, The one who, stole my money, everything that I had? `And the cow told, `Is not present, mother, did not see `Then the witch went further, the little girl ran and when it was about an oven, she heard the witch, begushcheyu behind it, thus, she ran up to an oven and shouted: `An oven, an oven, hide me, Thus, the old hag will not be able to find me;

If she makes she will break my bones, And will bury me under marble stones. `And the oven told, `I have no room, ask the baker, `and the baker hid it behind an oven. When the witch approached, she looked here and there and everywhere, and then told the baker: `My person, my person, saw you the girl With a big bag, The one who, stole my money, everything that I had? `Thus, the baker told, `Look in an oven. `The old hag to look, and the oven told, `Enter and look in the farthest corner. `The witch made so and when she was in an oven, closes its door, and the witch was locked there during very long time. The girl then left again, and reached the house with her rich persons, the vein happy more than ever married the rich person also. Other sister then thought that she will go and will make the same. And it went in the same way. But when it reached an oven, and bread told, `The little girl, the little girl, take out us. Seven years we pektsya, and nobody arrived to take out us`, the girl told, `Is not present, I do not want to burn down fingers. `Thus, it continued until she met a cow, and the cow told, `The little girl, the little girl, milk me, nobody milks me. Seven years I in expectation, and nobody arrived to milk me. `But the girl told, `Is not present, I cannot milk you, I hurry, `and continued quicker. Then it came to an apple-tree, and the apple-tree asked that it helped to shake fruit. `No, I cannot; also I do not want, `and continued until it came to the house of the witch. Well, there was also to it everything that concerning other girl - she forgot what she was told, and, once when the witch was absent, found a flue, and down fell a bag of money. Well, she thought that she will run away at once. When it reached an apple-tree, she heard the witch, begushcheyu behind it, and she shouted: `An apple-tree, an apple-tree, hide me, Thus, the old hag will not be able to find me; If she makes that she will break my bones, And will bury me under marble stones. `But the tree did not answer, and she ran further. Now the witch approached and told: `My tree, my tree, saw you the girl with a big bag, Tu who, stole my money, everything that I had? `The tree told,

`Yes, mother; it went there. `Thus, the old hag ran behind her and caught her; she took away all money from it, beat and banished from the house as it was.
translation of KUZKUZ
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