A horse is a horse of course unless it’s Mr. Ed who talked via Allan Rocky Lane who was sometimes hoarse after rehearsal. Bamboo Harvester played Mr. Ed and passed away in 1971. He was usually stationary in his stall while talking to Wilbur on the TV set of “Mister Ed”. No need for a script on stationery for the horse, but he was trained by Les Hilton to move his lips every time is hoof was touched.
“I don’t know why you keep all these foolish things, they should go to the dump!” Martha was starting to tear up, realizing these surroundings would no longer be her future. The new apartment was impressive at first, everything fresh and clean, not needing constant repair as this home. She didn’t want to gainsay her son, but the new space seemed cold and vacuous.
Maybe it was time for a change. There had been so many in the last few years she wondered when her mind would catch up with them. Having to put beloved items in storage, away from her vision, was just another goodbye.