“Let’s be consistent”

“You cruel man! Don’t you know that young horse is half dead with fatigue?”

“He ain’t as dead as that bird on your hat.”

Great text for the intersection of species, gender, and class.

From National Humane Review 7.3 (Mar. 1919): 59, by grace of Googlebooks.

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