Long ago, when people lived in China and never sailed across the sea, in a poor village there lived a young man and as beautiful as the morning dawn, the girl Tao. They loved each other. It seemed that no one can separate them. But once China attacked by enemies. The Emperor called out the cry: “Who can hold a sword, who can throw the javelin for the help, going to the great wall!”.
Then began to return brave soldiers home. Only favorite Tao did not come. He found another girl. Tao came to the shore of the lake and began to sob bitterly. Tears dripped into the water and immediately turned into a goldfish.
And another legend told people that goldfish fell from the sky. On a fluffy cloud of heaven the king made a Palace for the daughters. Various miracles were in it, but nothing pleased the girls. They looked at the ground. There went a beautiful youth.
Angry king heard this, and turned daughters in goldfish. Now he could be quiet. But one day, razygralas, one of the fish jumped out of the pond and fell down. Her earthly in the lake jumped and the rest. Continue reading