How I Learned To Ride A Horse

Citation data:

Manuscripts, Vol: 13, Issue: 3, Page: 18

Publication Year:
2015
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Repository URL:
https://digitalcommons.butler.edu/manuscripts/vol13/iss3/18
Author(s):
Honts, Lee M.
Tags:
Fiction; Illustration; Nonfiction; Photography; Poetry
article description
My first day in the corral at Ft. Riley, Kansas, "World's Largest Cavalry Post," was one filled with apprehension and dread. Learning to ride a horse was the objective of each rookie in the troop that day. The animal I was assigned to ride appeared like an elephant in size, with a reverse hump in his back. But that, the drill sergeant informed me, was the saddle!