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Momen Unik Pria Tua Dengan Angsa di Turki

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Selasa, 09 Feb 2021 16:14 WIB

Turki - Persahabatan yang tidak biasa antara pria 63 tahun dengan angsa terjadi di Turki. Persahabatan mereka bahkan sudah sampai 37 tahun lho..

Recep Mirzan, a 63-year-old retired postman is followed by Garip, a female swan that he rescued 37 years ago as they walk on the outskirts of Karaagac, in Turkey's western Edirne province, bordering Greece, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021. Mirzan found the swan, wounded with a broken wing, in an empty field and took her to his home to protect her from wildlife.Mirzan and Garip live in the man's farm and the swan follows the man whenever he is out of his pen, accompanying him when he is doing his chores around the farm or for his daily evening walks. (AP Photo/Ergin Yildiz)

Pensiunan tukang pos Recep Mirzan menemukan Garip, seekor angsa betina, 37 tahun lalu di provinsi Edirne barat Turki.  

Recep Mirzan, a 63-year-old retired postman is followed by Garip, a female swan that he rescued 37 years ago as they walk on the outskirts of Karaagac, in Turkey's western Edirne province, bordering Greece, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021. Mirzan found the swan, wounded with a broken wing, in an empty field and took her to his home to protect her from wildlife.Mirzan and Garip live in the man's farm and the swan follows the man whenever he is out of his pen, accompanying him when he is doing his chores around the farm or for his daily evening walks. (AP Photo/Ergin Yildiz)

Mirzan dan sekelompok teman sedang berkendara dan mengambil jalan pintas mereka ketika mereka melihat seekor angsa, dengan sayap patah, di lapangan kosong.  

Recep Mirzan, a 63-year-old retired postman is followed by Garip, a female swan that he rescued 37 years ago as they walk on the outskirts of Karaagac, in Turkey's western Edirne province, bordering Greece, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021. Mirzan found the swan, wounded with a broken wing, in an empty field and took her to his home to protect her from wildlife.Mirzan and Garip live in the man's farm and the swan follows the man whenever he is out of his pen, accompanying him when he is doing his chores around the farm or for his daily evening walks. (AP Photo/Ergin Yildiz)

Mirzan segera membawa angsa tersebut ke rumahnya untuk melindunginya dari pemangsa.  

Recep Mirzan, a 63-year-old retired postman is followed by Garip, a female swan that he rescued 37 years ago as they walk on the outskirts of Karaagac, in Turkey's western Edirne province, bordering Greece, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021. Mirzan found the swan, wounded with a broken wing, in an empty field and took her to his home to protect her from wildlife.Mirzan and Garip live in the man's farm and the swan follows the man whenever he is out of his pen, accompanying him when he is doing his chores around the farm or for his daily evening walks. (AP Photo/Ergin Yildiz)

Sejak saat itu, Garip mengikuti Mirzan ketika dia melakukan tugasnya di sekitar pertanian atau untuk jalan-jalan sore.  

Recep Mirzan, a 63-year-old retired postman is followed by Garip, a female swan that he rescued 37 years ago as they walk on the outskirts of Karaagac, in Turkey's western Edirne province, bordering Greece, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021. Mirzan found the swan, wounded with a broken wing, in an empty field and took her to his home to protect her from wildlife.Mirzan and Garip live in the man's farm and the swan follows the man whenever he is out of his pen, accompanying him when he is doing his chores around the farm or for his daily evening walks. (AP Photo/Ergin Yildiz)

Mirzan menamai angsa itu "Garip," yang diterjemahkan sebagai "aneh" tetapi juga digunakan untuk menggambarkan orang-orang yang kurang beruntung.  

Recep Mirzan, a 63-year-old retired postman is followed by Garip, a female swan that he rescued 37 years ago as they walk on the outskirts of Karaagac, in Turkey's western Edirne province, bordering Greece, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021. Mirzan found the swan, wounded with a broken wing, in an empty field and took her to his home to protect her from wildlife.Mirzan and Garip live in the man's farm and the swan follows the man whenever he is out of his pen, accompanying him when he is doing his chores around the farm or for his daily evening walks. (AP Photo/Ergin Yildiz)

Setelah patah sayap Garip sembuh, angsa itu tinggal bersama Mirzan dan juga berteman dengan kucing dan anjing di daerah tersebut.  

Recep Mirzan, a 63-year-old retired postman is followed by Garip, a female swan that he rescued 37 years ago as they walk on the outskirts of Karaagac, in Turkey's western Edirne province, bordering Greece, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021. Mirzan found the swan, wounded with a broken wing, in an empty field and took her to his home to protect her from wildlife.Mirzan and Garip live in the man's farm and the swan follows the man whenever he is out of his pen, accompanying him when he is doing his chores around the farm or for his daily evening walks. (AP Photo/Ergin Yildiz)

Garip menghabiskan sebagian besar waktunya di luar kandang dan tidak pernah mencoba melarikan diri dari ladang pertanian Mirzan.  

Recep Mirzan, a 63-year-old retired postman is followed by Garip, a female swan that he rescued 37 years ago as they walk on the outskirts of Karaagac, in Turkey's western Edirne province, bordering Greece, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021. Mirzan found the swan, wounded with a broken wing, in an empty field and took her to his home to protect her from wildlife.Mirzan and Garip live in the man's farm and the swan follows the man whenever he is out of his pen, accompanying him when he is doing his chores around the farm or for his daily evening walks. (AP Photo/Ergin Yildiz)

Seorang duda tanpa anak, Mirzan yang berusia 63 tahun mengatakan Garip telah setia kepadanya dan memilih untuk tetap di sisinya.  

Recep Mirzan, a 63-year-old retired postman is followed by Garip, a female swan that he rescued 37 years ago as they walk on the outskirts of Karaagac, in Turkey's western Edirne province, bordering Greece, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021. Mirzan found the swan, wounded with a broken wing, in an empty field and took her to his home to protect her from wildlife.Mirzan and Garip live in the man's farm and the swan follows the man whenever he is out of his pen, accompanying him when he is doing his chores around the farm or for his daily evening walks. (AP Photo/Ergin Yildiz)

Bahkan Mirzan sudah menganggap angsa itu sebagai anaknya.  

Recep Mirzan, a 63-year-old retired postman is followed by Garip, a female swan that he rescued 37 years ago as they walk on the outskirts of Karaagac, in Turkey's western Edirne province, bordering Greece, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021. Mirzan found the swan, wounded with a broken wing, in an empty field and took her to his home to protect her from wildlife.Mirzan and Garip live in the man's farm and the swan follows the man whenever he is out of his pen, accompanying him when he is doing his chores around the farm or for his daily evening walks. (AP Photo/Ergin Yildiz)

Hidup bersama Mirzan jelas bermanfaat bagi Garip. Menurut Suaka Angsa yang berbasis di Inggris, umur rata-rata angsa di alam liar adalah 12 tahun. Dikatakan bahwa, dalam lingkungan yang dilindungi, mereka dapat hidup hingga 30 tahun.  

Momen Unik Pria Tua Dengan Angsa di Turki
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