The Old Man and the Mule
Cricket Magazine Vol 5, Num 9, May 1978
Old man Zeke and his mule Tully hate each other so much they spend all their time playing dirty tricks on one another. Then one day Zeke inherits a tractor and tricks his neighbor, Widder Harley, into taking Tully. But it doesn't take long for Zeke to realize how much he misses Tully.