Legenda Danau Toba dalam Bahasa Inggris
a long time ago, lived a young man named Toba. He had two excellent
abilities in terms of fishing and farming. When fishing, Toba was very
astute and did not require a long time to get the fish. Just thrown the
hook into the river, and he got the big fish.
afternoon, he went fishing to a river that was wide enough. Within
seconds after he threw the hook into the river, the fish immediately
grabbed the bait and he got a big fish for dinner.
immediately went home and along the way he continued pleased because of
having enough fish for a dinner. He immediately moved the fish from the
creel to the tub filled with water. He wanted the fish stay fresh when
cooked so the taste was remarkably good. After putting fish inside the
tubs, he prepared seasoning and firewood which needed in the process of
ripening. Unfortunately, firewood in the house was out and he
immediately looked for firewood in the forest.
hours later, he went home and carrying firewood pretty much to cook the
fish. However, when he got home, he was surprised because the fish was
lost. He even found pieces of gold, and a beautiful girl who was sitting
in his room.
the beautiful girl told to Toba that she was the fish which arrested by
him, and pieces of gold was the part of constitutes fish. He then asked
that pretty girl to marry him. The beautiful girl agreed to his
request, but he should not bring up the past of that beautiful girl.
Toba approved it and they were married.
wife and him got are blessed a boy named Samosir. His child was very
agile, intelligent, but spoiled. When his child reached an age, there
are task which should be performed every day, namely delivering the food
into his rice fields. One time, his child felt very lazy to deliver
food to the field and made his wife scolded.
his child forced usher these foods into the field. Because so upset,
his child ate most of the food at the trip, then bring it to the field
with just a little food. When food given to the Toba, of course he
surprised and asked about it to his son.
was furious to learn that his son had eaten the food. He said that his
son was a child fish and his child came home while crying. His son
complained to his wife and makes his wife so furious.
wife was so angry and assumed that Toba had been violated the covenant.
Although Toba had begged so much, but his wife would not forgive him
and went with his son to the river. The Wife and his son turned into a
Instantly, the rain came in a very heavy and flushed Toba to sink. Heavy rains formed a lake known as Toba Lake.