The value of salt

Name of speaker: 
Luiz Ben-Eliyahu
Gender of speaker: 
Female
Occupation of speaker: 
Housewife
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
90
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Arabic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Dr. Assaf Bar Moshe
Year of recording: 
2014

Translation: 

Once upon a time, there was a king. This king had two daughters. One day, he told them that he wanted to travel to Hajj. What do you want (me to bring you)? I can bring you … gifts. The eldest daughter asked him to bring her clothes and many other things. The youngest daughter asked him to go in peace and to return in peace, and told him that she loves him like salt. The salt is expensive, and that is how much she loves him. The king set out to his travels in Hajj and returned. Then, he gat...read more