Feeds:
Posts
Comments

Posts Tagged ‘Russian’

Russian Folk Lore

Anna Lady Slippers

There is a Russian folk lore about The Flower “Lady Slippers”.

In Russia if a poor man wants to marry a women and has really no means to support her. He asks the Father of the women to take her hand in Marriage. The Father says “but you have no means to support my daughter” The father says “go into the mountains and find this flower and bring it to me”. So the man who loves this women goes into the hills to search for this flower “The Lady Slipper”. He may be gone weeks, months even a year. But he is so determined to find this flower! Upon his return with the flower, the father said you have been gone months you really love my daughter. Thus he gives him his permission to marry her…..

Read Full Post »