I played with my peas as Pa lectured me.
" Now, you know there are coyotes down there in the summer noon,and many other dangers down at that old oak down there!"
Ma sighed " Denis, I think they got it all right,better. Not waste your breath on it considering the tickets for the derby.You may be excused now,girls"
I practiced riding Clo for the next two hours."HEEELLP!!!
My head shot up
She was on the ground,holding her leg.She was fine,but her horse...Stell threw herself on her orse and sobbed
" coyotes........they got 'er........she's dead Dawn,dead!......
Her words echoed through me
"MA! PA! STELL'S HURT"
Then i was the one sobbing