Forest Enets

The old woman and her dogs

In this short audio recording, an Enets speaker tells the story of a woman who had several dogs. Everyday she cooked meat or fish meals for them but the greedy dogs would fight and one day, one of them bit her on the leg. 

Recording: The text was recorded in Potapovo in 2008 by Andrey Shluinsky. It was transcribed by Sergey Trubetskoy with the help of Ivan Silkin and glossed by Andrey Shluinsky.