Forest Enets

Huge fish

In this short recording, a Forest Enets reminisces about his fishing days and tells the story of the day him and his friend caught a huge fish in the river. The narrator tells us how they brought the heavy fish to the shore on their small boat and the amount of caviar they got from it.

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