• Marion Wynne-Davies


Un dydd yr oedd y bugail yn edrych ar ol eu ddefaid ar y mynydd. Cwympodd y ddafad dros y graig ac oedd yn sefyll ar siampa. Dringodd y bugail i lawr i achub y ddafad. Pan y cyrroedd a siamp fe welodd agoriad i ogof crwn fawr. Yn yr ogof yr oedd y brenin Arthur a ei marchog yn cysgu, ac y byddyn yn aros i gysgu dan y galwed i achub Cymru. Dringodd y bugail yn ol ac rhedodd i’w gartref i ddweud wrth eu deulu beth yr oedd wedi e weld. Ond pan aethom yn ol nid oedd dim ogof.

[One day the shepherd was looking after his sheep on the mountain. A sheep fell over the cliff and was standing on a ledge. The shepherd climbed down to save the sheep. When he reached the ledge he saw a large round cave. In the cave asleep was King Arthur and his knights, and they would remain asleep until called to save Wales. The shepherd climbed back and ran to his home to tell his family what he had seen. But when he went back there was no cave.]


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