by Michael Morpurgo
Courage Quotes in War Horse
How we cite our quotes: (Chapter.Paragraph)
I struggled until I was weak, kicking out violently every time I felt them relax. (1.3)
Joey shows early on that he will bravely fight his enemies, even if the struggle is futile.
Terrified, I knew I could not run, for there was nowhere to go, so I put my back to him, and lashed out behind me. I felt my hooves strike home. (2.8)
While some people (like, um, the ones being kicked by Joey) think he's just fiery and disobedient, seeing things from his perspective gives us more insight into his character. How do you think Michael Morpurgo got into the mindset of a horse to write?