A good way to carry your carrots when you pretend you're a horse is put them inside your shirt. Probably you'll need a belt or a piece of string around your middle so they don't fall out when you gallop.
By Ruth Krauss, Illustration by Crockett Johnson From How to Make an Earthquake, Harper & Brothers, 1954
Ruth Krauss was born on July 25, 1901.
Have I said before that I want to be Ruth Krauss when I grow up?
Text © Ruth Krauss, Illustration © Crockett Johnson