Vietnamese Fairy Tales

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Ngày xửa ngày xưa, có hai chị em cùng cha khác mẹ là Tấm và Cám. Khi cha mất Tấm sống với dì ghẻ là mẹ của Cám.
Bà mẹ ghẻ là người cay nghiệt, hàng ngày bắt Tấm làm hết mọi công việc trong nhà còn Cám thì lêu lổng vui chơị
Một hôm bà mẹ bảo 2 chị em Tấm và Cám ra đồng bắt cá. Bà mẹ dặn: "Hễ đứa nào bắt được nhiều cá sẽ được thưởng". Ra đồng Tấm siêng năng và quen làm việc nên bắt được nhiều hơn, Cám biếng nhác nên không được con nào. Trên đường về nhà Cám tìm cách đánh lừa Tấm. Ngang chỗ ao kia Cám nói với Tấm :
- Chị Tấm ơi chị Tấm. Đầu chị lấm, chị tắm ao sâu kẻo về mẹ mắng.
Tấm tin lời em, để giỏ cá nhờ em coi, lội xuống ao gội đầu. Trên bờ Cám trút giỏ cá của Tấm vào giỏ mình rồi chạy về nhà trước. Khi Tấm bước lên thì giỏ cá không còn. Tấm ngồi Tấm khóc, Bụt hiện lên hỏi: [pic]
Cám lừa Tấm, trút hết cá từ giỏ của Tấm sang giỏ của mình
- Tại sao con khóc.
Tấm kể chuyện cho Bụt nghe, Bụt nói :
- Thôi con hãy nín đi, trong giỏ còn một con cá bống. Con đem về bỏ xuống giếng nuôi, mỗi ngày đem cơm thừa cho ăn và nhớ gọi: "Bống bống bang bang, Lên ăn cơm vàng cơm bạc nhà ta, chớ ăn cơm hẩm cháo hoa nhà người.
Nói xong Bụt biến mất. Tấm nghe lời Bụt dặn đem Bống về bỏ xuống giếng nuôi. Hàng ngày Tấm nhịn ăn nuôi Bống. Cá mỗi ngày mỗi lớn, người với cá quen nhaụ
Thấy Tấm mỗi ngày đem cơm ra giếng, Cám sinh nghi rình theo. Cám nghe và thấy được đem về báo lại cho mẹ biết.
Sáng ngày hôm sau mẹ ghẻ cho Tấm đi chăn trâu ở đồng xa, bà ngọt ngào dặn Tấm :
- Con ơi, làng mình cấm đồng. Con hãy mang trâu ra đồng xa cho ăn, chớ cho ăn đồng nhà làng bắt mất trâu.
Tấm nghe lời mẹ dẫn trâu đi ăn. Ở nhà mẹ con bà mẹ ghẻ ra giếng gọi y như Tấm, cá nghe tiếng trồi lên miệng giếng, hai mẹ con Cám bắt bống đem vô nhà làm thịt.
Đến chiều chăn trâu về, Tấm đem cơm ra giếng kêu mãi không thấy Bống lên biết chuyện chẳng lành Tấm ngồi khóc. Bụt lại…...

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