Horton Hatches the Egg
by Dr. Seuss
Horton Hatches the Egg Lines 46-56 Summary
So This Is Why She Needs a Vacation
- The first night of egg-sitting is no picnic. Mayzie, it seems, picked a perfect time to jump ship.
- A rainstorm, complete with thunder and lightning, puts a big frown on Horton's face.
- He wishes Mayzie would fly herself back, posthaste. But he's afraid she might have forgotten all about him.