The leyend takes form
Cuzán was engaged to be married to Prince Ek Chapat.
Once she met
young warrior Chalpol, their souls became intertwined in a passionate
affair. When the King finds out, he decides to sacrifice Chalpol for
his audacity. Cuzán promises to marry her fiance and swears to never
see here lover again to avoid him being killed.
accepts his daughters promise, but has a sorcerer turn Chalpol into a
beetle and give her the bug. She, devoted and loyal to their love,
covers the beetle in precious rocks and stones and keeps it near her
heart, keeping her promise to never forget him.
This is how
Mackech is born..