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SIVKA-BURKA

There was an old man, he had three sons. The elders were engaged in agriculture, were trovati1 and dapper, and the youngest, Ivan the fool, was so - so-loved in the woods to go for mushrooms, and house more and more on the stove sat.

It's time for the old man to die, so he punishes sons:

- When you die, you three nights in a row go to my grave, bring me bread.

The old man has buried. Comes the night, one more brother to go to the grave, and he's not laziness, not afraid, - he said to the younger brother:

- Vanya, give me this night, go to her father's grave. I'll stick to buy.

Ivan agreed, took bread, went to the father to the grave. Sat, waiting.

At midnight the earth parted, father rises from the grave and says:

"Who are you? You, my greater son? Tell me, what is happening in Russia: the dogs do bark, wolves howl if, or my child is crying?

Ivan says:

"It's me, your son. But in Russia everything is quiet.

Father ate bread and lay in the grave. And Ivan went home, honey gathered mushrooms. Comes elder brother asks him:

- Has seen the father?

- Saw.

- He ate the bread?

- Ate. Full full.

It was the second night. It is necessary to go to the middle brother, and he's not laziness, not afraid, he says:

- Vanya, go and bring me to the father. I'm sandals will spin.

"Okay.

Took Ivan bread, went to the father to the grave, and sat down, waiting.

At midnight the earth parted, father got up and asks:

"Who are you? You, my mid son? Tell me, what is happening in Russia: the dogs do bark, wolves howl if, or my child is crying?

Ivan says:

"It's me, your son. But in Russia everything is quiet.

Father ate bread and lay in the grave. And Ivan went home, dear again scored mushrooms. Middle brother asks him:

The father ate the bread?

- Ate. Full full.

On the third night it was the turn to go to Ivan. He says to the brothers:

- Two nights I went. Go you now to his grave, and I will rest.

The brothers say:

"What are you, Vanya, you became familiar, you come to the best.

"Well, okay.

Ivan took the bread, and went.

At midnight, the earth gives way, the father has risen from the grave:

"Who are you? You, my youngest son, Vanya? Tell me, what is happening in Russia: the dogs do bark, wolves howl if, or my child is crying?

Ivan says:

- Here is your son Vanya. But in Russia everything is quiet.

Father ate bread and said to him:

One you have kept my command, do not hesitate to three nights to go with me to the grave. Wide in the open field and sing out: "Sivka-burka, prophetic kaurka, stand in front of me, like a leaf before the grass!" Horse you will use, you get him in the right ear, and get out to the left. Will be much great. Sit on a horse and go. Ivan took the check, thanked his father and went home, dear again scored mushrooms. House brothers asked:

- Has seen the father?

- Saw.

- He ate the bread?

The father has had enough and no longer commanded to come.

At this time the king summoned cry: all good fellows, single, unmarried, to arrive at the Royal court. His daughter, the Incomparable Beauty, and commanded him to build himself a Palace of the twelve pillars, about twelve crowns. In this house she will sit on the top, and it will wait, who would one horse Lope hopped to her and kissed her on the lips. For this rider, no matter what kind it was, the king will give his wife's daughter, the Incomparable Beauty, and fortune into the bargain. Heard about it Ivanov brothers and say to each other:

"Come on we will try happiness.

Here they are good horses oats fed out themselves dressed, clean, hair combed. And Ivan is sitting on the stove with the pipe and said to them:

Brothers, take me with you trying to get lucky!

The fool, sapegina! Better come to the forest for mushrooms, there is nothing to make people laugh.

The brothers sat down on good horses, hats twisted, whistled, ginoli - only dust. And Ivan took the leash and walked in the open field and shouted, as his father taught:

- Sivka-burka, prophetic kaurka, stand in front of me, like a leaf before the grass!

Out of nowhere, the horse runs, the earth trembles, from nostrils the flame radiates from the ears is a lot of smoke belching. Was dead and asks:

- What do you want?

Ivan knight stroked, vanosdol, got him in the right ear and the left came out and became so strong that neither put nor shadat, nor pen to write. He sat on his horse and went to the Royal court. Sivka-burka runs, the earth is shaking, the mountains, the forests, the tail is covered, the stumps of the deck between your legs let me. Comes Ivan at the Royal court, and there are people visible-invisible. In the high tower of the twelve pillars, about twelve rows at the very top in the window sits the Queen of Incomparable Beauty.

The king was out on the porch and says:

- Who of you, well done, with the scattering on a horse will doskocil up window Yes kiss my daughter on the lips, give her in marriage and half the Kingdom into the bargain.

So the good guys started jumping. Where there is a high, not to get!

Tried Ivanov brothers, until the middle of not hopped. In reply to Ivan. He broke up Sivko Bourke, gynol, gasped, jumped two crowns only not got it. Rose again, flew once one of the crown is not pulled. Still spun, spun, excited their horse and gave ruskaja - like fire, flew past the window, kissed the Princess of Incomparable Beauty in sugar lips, and the Princess hit him with a ring in his forehead, made a print.

Then all the people cried:

"Hold it, hold it!

And its gone. Rode Ivan in the open field, got Sivka Bourke in the left ear and from the right came out and became again Ivan the fool. The horse started up, and went home, on the road scored mushrooms. Tied forehead cloth, climbed up on the stove and polivet.

Visit his brothers, tell where they were, and what I saw.

Were good fellows, and one best of all - with the scattering on a horse Princess mouth kissed. Saw where they came from, and have not seen where he had gone.

Ivan sits behind the pipe and says:

Yes no I if it was?

Brothers at him angry:

The fool is stupid and shouts! Sit on the stove Yes eat mushrooms.

Ivan slowly untied the cloth on his forehead, where his Princess ring hit, " the house fire lit. The brothers were frightened, cried out:

"What are you, an idiot doing? The house will burn!

The next day the king invites to a feast of all the boyars and princes, and people, rich and poor, and old and small.

Ivanov brothers began to gather to the king to the feast. Ivan says to them:

- Take me with you!

"You fool, to make people laugh! Sit on the stove Yes eat mushrooms.

The brothers sat down on good horses and went, and Ivan went on foot. Comes to the king to the feast and sat in the far corner. Princess Incomparable beauty of the early visitors to get around. Brings a bowl of honey and looks, one on the forehead seal.

Bypassed it all guests coming to Ivan, and the heart has ached. She looked at him - he's covered in soot, his hair on end.

Princess Incomparable Beauty began to ask:

"Whose are you? Where? What's forehead started?

- Hurt.

The Princess his forehead unleashed - suddenly the light around the Palace. She screamed:

Is my print! That's where my true love!

The king comes and says:

- What is true love! He's an evil, full of soot.

Ivan says to the king:

- Permit me to wash.

The king was permitted. Ivan went into the yard and shouted, as his father taught:

- Sivka-burka, prophetic kaurka, stand in front of me, like a leaf before the grass!

Out of nowhere, the horse runs, the earth trembles, from nostrils the flame radiates from the ears is a lot of smoke belching. Ivan in his right ear had climbed from the left came out and became again so strong that neither put nor shadat, nor pen to write. All the people and gasped. The conversations here were short: fun percom Yes for the wedding.

1 Trouty here: agile, nimble, brisk.

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