The Bitter Tongue

The Bitter Tongue

The Bitter Tongue

The Bitter Tongue

        In this occasion I want to share about a story entitled “The Bitter Tongue”. The story of the Bitter Tongue is from North Sumatra. This story can be used to amuse the reader. (Also read : Crocodiles and The Dayaks)

Below is the story of the Bitter Tongue.

        Once upon a time in Serunting (in the area of Sumidang), there was a prince named Putra Tenggang. He was actually the generation of giant. It was reported that he was hostile to his brother in low named Arya Tebing.

        The feeling oh hostile attitude was because of the paddy field. This happened when He had a wide paddy field. His paddy field was beside his brother in low’s paddy field. Their paddy fields were only separated by trees. Under the trees, grew some strange mushrooms. The mushrooms which faced to Arya Tebing’s paddy field grew to be gold. However, the mushrooms which faced to Putra Tenggang’s paddy field grew to be useless plants. Because of that, Putra Tenggang was jealous with Arya Tebing. (Also read other article at : Wise Words from Reader) read more