Forest Enets

Lost meat

A very short story about the perils of nomadic travels.

While moving camps, a woman’s meat fell from her sledge. A man on a reindeer behind her found it and stole it.

Recording: The text was recorded in Potapovo in 2010 by Andrey Shluinsky. It was transcribed by Natalya Stoynova with the help of Gennadiy Ivanov, and glossed by Andrey Shluinsky.