Forest Enets

Three bears

In this narrative, an Enets speaker explains that his people used to start storing food provisions in the Tundra in spring in preparation for the summer months. Once, the speaker discovered three bears eating his food and scared them away.  

Recording: The text was recorded in Potapovo in 2008 by Andrey Shluinsky. It was transcribed on paper by Viktor Palchin, edited and glossed by Andrey Shluinsky.

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