Legenda Telaga Biru Essay

765 words - 4 pages

A long time ago in the Maluku province of the Halmahera area, there was water present in the hardening of hot lava. It was there for quite a long time that the water turned blue.
As a result to this weird incident, the villagers living near the area have concerns to why this happened so they made a ritual. The ritual showed that the lake was formed because of a broken heart, a heart that cried liters and liters of tears forming a beautiful blue lake.
After the ritual ended, the leader of the village asked for a quick gathering. He asked whether anyone was missing from each family, then he finally found out that there were two families whose family members are missing. They were Magohiduuru and Majojaru.

A long time ago in Maluku, Halmahera lived a beautiful couple named Majojaru and Magohiduuru. They were so in love and they wanted to get married and have a family but Magohiduuru didn’t have enough financial support to start or even have a family considering he’s having a hard time feeding himself so, he figured that he needs to leave the island and look for a new job in the closest neighboring island in hopes that when he comes back, he’ll have enough money to finally get married to Majojaru and have a family.
At first, Majojaru hesitated in letting him leave considering she wuldnt be seeing him for a very long time but she figured that this was for the best. So, after getting permission from his family and Majojaru, left the island filled with hope for a brighter future.
A year passed and Majojaru hasn’t heard a single word about Magohiduuru. There were no messages and she was starting to get worried. Her worries were reassured when she was walking along the port one day and saw the ship that carried Magohiduuru. She waited for all the people to exit the ship while scanning through he faces for her lover but he wasn’t there. After waiting for a long time, she got sick and asked a man if he’s ever heard of Magohiduuru and surprisingly, the man said that he has passed away during work at the neighboring island.
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