- "I hope you enjoyed your ride on Joey!"
"Yes! But you're much safer, Daisy. I've never fallen off you!"
- ―Daisy and Charlie
A Different Ride is a short magazine story.
Everyday, Daisy takes a boy named Charlie to school. One day, during a school holiday, Daisy thinks Charlie is going to travel on a modern, new engine named Joey. It turns out that Joey is Charlie's horse.