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A fabulous story of why The King of Games is still the Game of Kings.If you love horses, smaller handy thoroughbreds, any horse who can spin on a dime, loves the game and chasing the willow root ball with the best of them, then you love polo.I learned to ride on an old polo pony When I fell off, he stood next to me until I remounted On the other hand, when he saw a deer, he chased it like he was a leopard My fault if I could not stop him, I had no experience, it was still exhilarating to A fabulous story of why The King of Games is still the Game of Kings.If you love horses, smaller handy thoroughbreds, any horse who can spin on a dime, loves the game and chasing the willow root ball with the best of them, then you love polo.I learned to ride on an old polo pony When I fell off, he stood next to me until I remounted On the other hand, when he saw a deer, he chased it like he was a leopard My fault if I could not stop him, I had no experience, it was still exhilarating to fly after the deer is such a fun story, told from the point of view of the ponies They love the game They love to play And who knew, when the chips are down, the horses can strategise with the best of their humans A completely enjoyable horse and sport story from the Raj back when a good polo pony was a trappy hardscrabble horse chosen for its athletic cavalry ability and conformation no matter the breed Told from the horses perspective The maltese Cat brings the game of Polo to life on the page. A slightly opaque for the modern reader very short story of a polo match as related by the horses as they play Really though it s about one polo pony in partivular the Maltese Cat The story does successfully impart a flavour of the game but does little to educate one as to the rules but this does not really matter Whether or not one understands clearly what is going on is unimportant as that flavour is enough to sustain one through the story and the sentimental but pleasing and upliftin A slightly opaque for the modern reader very short story of a polo match as related by the horses as they play Really though it s about one polo pony in partivular the Maltese Cat The story does successfully impart a flavour of the game but does little to educate one as to the rules but this does not really matter Whether or not one understands clearly what is going on is unimportant as that flavour is enough to sustain one through the story and the sentimental but pleasing and uplifting end bought a lump to my throat and a tear to my eye that I have discovered late in life, Kipling can so often do to me The old 1936 copy I recently bought had the addition of superb illustrations in it by Lionel edwards I recommend anyone who reads this story to find an illustrated version The game of polo from the horses view point. {EBOOK} â The Maltese Cat ó Do your students enjoy a good laugh Do they like to be scared Or do they just like a book with a happy ending No matter what their taste, our Creative Short Stories series has the answerWe ve taken some of the world s best stories from dark, musty anthologies and brought them into the light, giving them the individual attention they deserve Each book in the series has been designed with today s young reader in mind As the words come to life, students will develop a lasting appreciation for great literatureThe humor of Mark Twainthe suspense of Edgar Allan Poethe danger of Jack Londonthe sensitivity of Katherine Mansfield Creative Short Stories has it all and will prove to be a welcome addition to any library