By Anna Sewell
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Next came the saddle, but that was not half so bad ; my master put it on my back very gently, whilst old Daniel held my head ; he then made the girths fast under my body, patting and talking to me all the time; then I had a few oats, then a little leading about; and this he did every day till I began to look for the oats and the saddle. At length, one morning, my master got on my back and rode me round the meadowon the soft grass. It certainly did feel queer ; but I must say I felt rather proud to carry my master, and as he continued to ride me a little every day, I soon became accustomed to it.
There is no reason at all," said he quietly, " except the fashion ; they say that a horse would be so frightened to see the wheels of his own cart or carriage coming behind him, that he would be sure to run away, although of course when he is ridden he sees them all about him if the streets are crowded. I admit they do sometimes come too close to be pleasant, but we don9t run away; we are used to it, and understand it, and if we never had blinkers put on we shculd never want them; we should see what was there, and know what was what, and be much less frightened than by only seeing bits of things that we can9t understand.
But when it came to breaking in, that was a bad time for me ; several men came to catch me, and when at last they closed me in at the corner of the field, one caught me by the forelock, another caught me by the nose and held it so tight I could hardly draw my breath ; then another took my under-jaw in his hard hand and wrenched my mouth open and so by force they got on the halter and the bar into my mouth; then one dragged me along by the halter, another flogging behind, and this was the first experience I had of men9s kindness, it was all force.
Black Beauty: His Groom and Companions (Courage Literary Classics) by Anna Sewell