The anger‑bargain is to cease when the cuckoo crows. The ogre's wife climbs into the tree and imitates the cuckoo. She is shot down.

Result count: 13
  1. (no title)

    There was a man one time walking on the road looking for work.

    Language
    English
    Collector
    Padraic Mac an Ríogh
    Informant
    (name not given)
  2. (no title)

    Once upon a time there was a parish priest who had a servant boy.

    Language
    English
    Collector
    E. Treanor
    Occupation
    teacher
    Informant
    Patrick Hackett
    Age
    90
    Occupation
    farmer