The Pinkie (Indonesia)

The Pinkie (Indonesia)

Pinkie is a young man whose body is the size of the smallest finger of a human body. Nevertheless, he is a brave man. He is not afraid of anything. In fact, he dared to Grandma Gergasi, giant human eater who invaded his country.

When everyone is displaced, Pinkie actually survives. Although petite, Pinkie is a smart and brave young man.

Buum … Buum … the sound of the steps of the Grandmother Gergasi was clearly heard by the little finger hiding among the tree branches.

Pinkie peeked and saw the form of the scary and scary Grandma.

“Why is it so quiet? Where are all humans? I’m hungry! “Shouted Grandma Gergasi. She shouted repeatedly, but nothing appeared. She began to get angry.

Suddenly, a voice was heard.

“Ha ha ha ha…! You’re late! I eat all the humans in this country. Now, your turn arrives. I heard, your meat is delicious! ”

Grandma Gergasi looked around. Nobody.

The ambush became frightened and ran as fast as he could

“Hey don’t run! I want to eat you! “The voice shouted

Geez, gosh, don’t eat me, “Grandma Gergasi kept running.

Pinkie out of hiding place. Apparently he was the one who frightened Grandma Gergasi. All residents of the country called back. They were all relieved that the Gergasi Grandmother had left.

The king thanked Pinkie. He then invited Pinkie and her mother to live in the palace, Pinkie was appointed as a warlord.

One day, Pinkie looked nervous.

“I want to marry the king’s daughter, ma’am. I love him, “said Pinkie.

“Is it true? “If so, I will accompany you to speak to the King,” said his mother.

Accompanied by his mother, Pinkie faced the King and expressed his wishes. The king was angry and expelled Pinkie from the palace.

“Wait, Father. I want to marry him. Isn’t he the one who saved our country? “Prevented the Princess.

Finally, with a heavy heart, the King also allows Pinkie to marry his daughter.

After marriage, Kelingking and Putri lived in their own palace. However, there is something strange about Pinkie. Every night, he always went outside the palace and only returned early in the morning.

Out of curiosity, the Princess was stalking him. Apparently, Pinkie went to a lake and bathed there. Putri was relieved that her husband only took a shower. Even so, she was surprised, why her husband had to take a bath in the lake every night.

One night, the sleeping Princess heard her door open. When he opened his eyes, how shocked the princess saw a mighty man in his room.

The princess almost screamed, but she wrapped his face around the man’s little finger.

“My husband?” He asked doubtfully.

“Yes,” Pinkie said happily. “I’m your husband!” he said again, showing his little Pinkie.

Pinkie then tells what happened. Apparently, in the past when Grandma Gergasi had rushed, a piece of paper had fallen from her pocket.

On the paper there is a map of a lake which is said to enlarge anyone’s body. Pinkie was looking for the lake and try all the instructions written on the floor plan. And, he succeeded!

Now, the Pinkie’s body is the size of a normal human being, and the Pinkie becomes the king, replacing his old in-laws.

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Si Kelingking (Jambi)

Si Kelingking (Jambi)

Kelingking adalah seorang pemuda yang tubuhnya seukuran jari terkecil tubuh manusia. Meski demikian, dia seorang pemberani. Dia tak takut pada apa pun. Bahkan, dia berani pada Nenek Gergasi, raksasa pemakan manusia yang menyerang negerinya.

Saat semua orang sudah mengungsi, Kelingking malah bertahan. Meski bertubuh mungil, Kelingking adalah pemuda yang cerdas dan pemberani.

Buum… buum… suara langkah Nenek Gergasi terdengar jelas oleh keliingking yang bersembunyi di antara ranting pohon.

Kelingking mengintip dan melihat sosok Nenek Gergasi yang dan menyeramkan.

“Kenapa sepi sekali? Ke mana semua manusia? Aku lapar!” teriak Nenek Gergasi. Berulang kali dia berteriak, tetapi tak ada yang muncul. Dia pun mulai marah.

Tiba-tiba, terdengarlah sebuah suara.

“Hahahaha…! Kau terlambat! Semua manusia di negeri ini aku makan. Sekarang, giliranmu tiba. Kudengar, dagingmu lezat!”

Nenek Gergasi memandang sekitarnya. Tak ada siapa pun.

Gergasi jadi ketakutan dan lari sekencang-kencangnya

”Hei jangan lari! Aku mau memakanmu!” teriak suara itu

Ampun, ampun, jangan makan aku,” Nenek Gergasi terus berlari.

Kelingking keluar dari tempat persembunyiannya. Rupanya dialah yang menakut-nakuti Nenek Gergasi. Semua penduduk negeri dipanggilnya kembali. Mereka semua lega karena Nenek Gergasi sudah pergi.

Raja berterima kasih pada Kelingking. Beliau lalu mengajak Kelingking dan ibunya untuk tinggal di istana, kelingking pun diangkat sebagai panglima perang.

Suatu hari, Kelingking terlihat gelisah.

“Aku ingin menikahi putri raja, Bu. Aku mencintainya,” ungkap Kelingking.

“Benarkah? Jika begitu, Ibu akan menemanimu bicara pada Raja,” kata ibunya.

Ditemani ibunya, Kelingking menghadap Raja dan menyampaikan keinginannya. Raja pun marah dan mengusir Kelingking dari istana.

“Tunggu, Ayah. Aku mau menikah dengannya. Bukankah dia yang sudah menyelamatkan negeri kita?” cegah Putri Raja.

Akhirnya, dengan berat hati, Raja pun mengizinkan Kelingking menikahi Putrinya.

Setelah menikah, Kelingking dan Putri tinggal di istana memeka sendiri. Namun, ada yang aneh pada diri Kelingking. Tiap malam, dia selalu pergi ke luar istana dan baru pulang menjelang pagi.

Karena penasaran, Putri pun menguntitnya. Ternyata, Kelingking pergi ke sebuah telaga dan mandi di sana. Putri lega ternyata suaminya hanya mandi. Meski demikian, dia merasa heran, mengapa suaminya harus mandi di telaga tiap malam.

Suatu malam, Putri yang sedang tidur mendengar pintu kamarnya terbuka. Saat membuka mata, betapa terkejutnya putri melihat seorang pria gagah perkasa ada di kamarnya.

Putri nyaris berteriak, tetapi dia melibat wajah pria itu persis dengan kelingking.

“Suamiku?” tanyanya ragu.

“Ya” sahut Kelingking gembira. “Aku suamimu!” katanya lagi sambil menunjukkan baju Kelingking yang mungil.

Kelingking lalu menceritakan apa yang terjadi. Rupanya, dulu saat Nenek Gergasi lari terbirit-birit, ada selembar kertas yang jatuh dari kantong bajunya.

Di kertas itu ada denah sebuab telaga yang dikatakan bisa memperbesar tubuh siapa pun. Kelingking pun mencari telaga tersebut dan mencoba semua petunjuk yang dituliskan di denah tersebut. Dan, dia berhasil!

Sekarang, tubuh Kelingking berukuran seperti manusia biasa, kelingking pun menjadi raja, menggantikan mertuanya yang sudah tua.

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