Rahul Montu And The Dolphin
Rahul Montu And The Dolphin is the story about friendship. The story focusses on how friends help each other in times of need.
Narrator: Rahul was a young man who lived in a small house near the sea with his pet monkey Montu. One day Rahul called Montu.
Rahul: Montu! Montu! Where are you?
Montu: I’m here in the garden playing with my monkey friends.
Rahul: I’m going on a trip on the boat. Do you want to come along?
Montu: Yes! Yes! I want to go on the trip.
Rahul: Ok. Come on quickly then.
Narrator: They took the boat out into the sea and were enjoying the ride.
when suddenly there came a strong wind. The boat started to shake.
Montu: Ooo! Ooo! What is happening? I’m getting scared.
Rahul: Hold the boat tightly. I think there’s a storm coming.
Montu: I want to go home. I want to go home.
Rahul: Yes. I think we’ll go back.
Narrator: A huge wave splashed across the boat.
Rahul: Help! Help! Someone please help.
Montu: Help! Help!
Narrator: Another huge wave struck the boat and the boat toppled over.
Rahul: Help! Please help!
Montu: Help! Help.
Narrator: Hearing their cries for help, a dolphin came to their rescue.
Dolphin: Come, come. Try to hold me.
Rahul: I can’t. You are very far away. If I leave the boat I’ll drown.
Dolphin: Don’t get scared. I’ll come under you. You leave the boat and sit on my back.
Narrator: The dolphin came near and Rahul left the boat and jumped on the dolphin’s back.
Rahul: You are very slippery. I’m slipping.
Dolphin: Hold me tightly.
Rahul: Montu come hold my hand tightly.
Narrator: Montu grasped Rahul’s hand and jumped onto the dolphin’s back. They both held on to the dolphin tightly.
The dolphin swam across the sea and took them to the shore.
Rahul: Thank you dear dolphin. You saved our lives. I will never forget you.
Montu: Thank you. Thank you. You saved us. We are safe.
Dolphin: I only did my duty. I will come and meet you again.
Rahul: Yes please! That will be wonderful.
Narrator: Rahul and Montu would often go to the shore to meet the dolphin. They became good friends. They would also give her tasty food to eat.
Many days passed like this.
One Sunday morning Rahul and Montu were walking near the shore.
Rahul: Montu, can you hear a lot of noise?
Montu: Yes. I can hear people shouting.
Rahul: There! There! There is something going on there. Let’s see what is happening.
Narrator: When they reached the place. They were shocked to see their friend dolphin caught in the net.
She was struggling to get free. They also heard the fishermen talking excitedly.
Fisherman 1: We have caught a big fish today.
Fisherman 2: Yes, we will get a lot of money when we sell it in the market.
Rahul: Montu! she is our friend. She saved our lives. Now it is our turn we must save her.
Montu: Don’t worry. I will help you.
Rahul: Be quick. We don’t have much time.
Montu: You stay here and keep an eye. I’ll go and bring my monkey friends.
Rahul: O.K. come back quickly.
Narrator: Montu ran and brought his monkey friends. They attacked the fishermen, who ran to save themselves.
In the meanwhile, Rahul took out a knife to cut the net.
and freed the dolphin and put her back into the sea.
Dolphin: Thank you Rahul. If you had not come in time, I would have died.
Rahul: You are my friend. I will always try to help you whenever you need me.
Narrator: The three friends talked for some time.
Then the dolphin swam away. Everyone was happy in the end.