Horton the elephant agrees to watch over lazy Maisie bird's egg while she vacations. Much later, after standing (and sitting) guard 100-percent faith-fully through rain and snow, Horton and the egg are captured by three hunters and put in a circus. Coincidentally, Maisie happen to fly by just as the egg is about to hatch and demands that Horton give it back to her. Written by
Paul Penna <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
was a favorite characterization for the famed Warner Bros. cartoonists, as he tangled several times with Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck. He was also portrayed as a fish in a Dr. Seuss
Warner Bros. cartoon, Horton Hatches the Egg
(1942). See more
But, Maysie, by this time was far beyond reach, enjoying the sunshine way off in Palm Beach, and having such fun, such a wonderful rest.
I think I'll never go back to my nest. That and I won't.
The Hut-Sut Song
Written by Leo Killion
, Ted McMichael
, and Jack Owens
Sung by Horton toward the beginning and at the end See more