The story "Rikki-Tikki-Tavi" - a summary
An interesting story about a small brave mongoosewrote Rudyard Kipling. If you want to remember the plot of the story, but do not have time to read it completely, then you can right now learn the story of Rikki-Tikki-Tavi. The summary for 5 minutes will acquaint the reader with it.
How Ricky appeared in the house
The little mongoose lived with his parents inforests of India. Once there was a heavy downpour, and the animal was washed into a ditch by a strong stream of water. He almost died. People saved him. They saw a sinking mongoose and got it out of the ditch. It was a family consisting of father, mother and son. At first they thought that the mongoose was lifeless, but then he opened his eyes. The mother carried the animal into the house so that it would dry out. The mongoose was fed and named Rikki-Tikki-Tavi.
Ricky liked the house, he became thoroughly allTo inspect and even stain the muzzle in ink, but he was not scolded for it. Very friendly little teaser with Teddy. He even slept with the boy in the same bed.
Animals are friends and enemies of the mongoose
Heroes of the fairy tale "Rikki-Tikki-Tavi" - is not onlymom, dad, their son Teddy, but also animals. The boy made friends with the birds - Darcy and his wife. They told him a sad story. Recently, a pair of chicks fell out of the nest, and he was swallowed by a cruel Nag. The Mongoose did not know then that it was a big snake. A pair of cobras lived in a nest under the floor and constituted a great danger to people. On this day the first meeting of a small animal with cruel reptiles took place.
Then the snakes themselves crawl away from him. The next meeting with the deadly couple already acted more decisively little Rikki-Tikki-Tavi. The summary gradually approaches the most tense moment.
Ricky ran to the Chuchoundra (musk rat,who was afraid of everything, but she knew a lot) to ask her about the cobra. Talking to her, he heard the conversation between Nag and his wife Nagaina. They worked out a cunning plan. Nahaina told her husband that he should sting a man when he goes to wash. The insidious cobra explained what it's for. After all, the couple on the melon beds hid eggs, from which very soon the hatching should hatch. If Nag and Nagayna destroy people, they will become masters of the house, and then a mongoose will leave from there, which is a danger to their children.
Nag agreed and crawled into the jug tothe next morning to bite the father of the family. Followed by him and Rikki-Tikki-Tavi. The summary will tell you how the fights took place. The mongoose contrived and dug his snake's sharp teeth into the neck. Nag began to twist it. But Rikki did not let go. The mongoose began to struggle, but then a shot rang out. It came to the aid of a great man. He, his wife Alice and Teddy's son were very grateful to the little savior. The next morning he continued his exploits.
The decisive battle
Ricky persuaded the birds to pretendwounded before Nagayna. Then she will follow them and crawl to the right place, so that the mongoose will enter into battle with her. But everything went not according to plan. First the wife of the bird Darcy, pretending to be wounded, carried Nagaina behind her. But then she crawled to the veranda, where the family was having breakfast, and was about to bite Teddy.
In the meantime, on a melon bed, he had already strangled almostof all serpentine embryos Rikki-Tikki-Tavi. The summary ends with the fact that, taking the last egg in the teeth, the mongoose ran to Nagina and thereby distracted her attention from the boy. The snake asked the animal to give her the serpent. But Ricky attacked her and won in a decisive battle.
This is how the story "Rikki-Tikki-Tavi" ends. Brave Mongoose saved people and animals from dangerous cobras.</ p>>