Bulgaria

Legend of Rumena, the Lady Chieftain

Each summer the girls from Gyueshevo, lead by people from Dragoman, also called “Karamari”, set off to Ovcho Pole in groups and there they harvested wheat to earn some money.

Rumena also went along with them. According to a tale, at the time of the harvest, near the field were Rumena was working with other maidens and married young women, a detachment of soldiers passed on their way to Stip.

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