A Horseman in the Sky A Horseman in the Sky
By Ambrose Bierce ReadOasis Step 3 (Part 2) The rider and his horse stood so still that they seemed made of stone. The man's... A Horseman in the Sky

By Ambrose Bierce
ReadOasis Step 3
(Part 2)

The rider and his horse stood so still that they seemed made of stone. The man's gray uniform blended with the blue sky and the white clouds behind him. He held a gun in his right hand, and the horse's reins in the other.

Carter could not see the man's face, because the rider was looking down into the valley. But the man and his horse seemed to be of heroic, almost gigantic size, standing there motionless against the sky. Carter discovered he was ver...

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