Main Characters: Charlotte, Stable Owner, Vern, and Mr. Millshark
Story Summary: Charlotte is a girl from an orphanage. Her parents died when she was two because of a horse carriage accident. Luckily she lived thru that. Charlotte enjoyed being with Vern, the horse keeper at the orphanage, than play with dolls. Charlotte liked to be with the horses and race with them. When they forbid for Charlotte to ride horses, she decides to leave he orphanage. Vern helps her get prepared for her journey. They try to make it look like if she drowned in a near by river on the night of her departure. It worked. She walked all night until 6:oo a.m until she reached Concord, and from there rode on into Manchester. She faked to be a boy. In Manchester Charlotte, or as people call her Charley because she?s a boy, she found a job as a stable maintainer. She ends up learning to drive a six-horse wagon.
After eight years, the stables she worked at moved to Providence. Charlotte decided to head out west. She left with two of the stable owners stable boys. When they got to California, there was a lot of people and
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