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War Horse

War Horse

  

by Michael Morpurgo

War Horse: Quotes (What Was Said) True or False

1. Who says, "They are not circus animals, they are heroes"? -> Herr Hauptmann
2. Who is described as "a hard, gritty little man, an ex-jockey whose only pleasure in life seemed to be the power he could exert over a horse"? -> Corporal Samuel Perkins
3. Who laments, "Why does this war have to destroy anything and everything that's fine and beautiful"? -> A super-dramatic politician
4. Who says, "There is only one thing at which the English are better than the French. They are meaner"? -> Herr Hauptmann
5. Who tells us "Rugby [is] not a game. That's a religion"? -> The Welsh soldier in no-man's land

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