... close to
spilling his secret!Mulan
reached down from her saddle and scooped Mushu up. She hugged him."Of
course, I am, Mushu! You're my best friend! Other than Shang, of
course." Mulan smiled and let Mushu crawl into her saddlebag. He
grinned back at her. Oh, my. How would he ever tell her? Then Mushu
felt something hop near his feet. He reached into the saddlebag and
How did you get in here?" Mushu asked the blue cricket. Cri-Kee
chirped and smiled at Mushu. Mushu patted the little bug on the head
with one claw. "Ok," he said,"I guess you can ride
we all ready to go?" Shang asked tiredly. Things were not going
as planned. What kind of animal would show up next to join the couple
on their private camping trip?Just
then, three mismatched horses galloped into the Fa's courtyard. Mulan
and Shang rode over to meet them. Shang groaned inwardly. It was
Ling, Chien Po, and Yao! What, did they want to come camping, too?Ling
rode forward importantly. "We have a message from the Emperor!"
he announced. Yao's horse galloped ahead of Ling's horse. "I'll
tell them!" Yao shouted. " But I want to tell them!"
Ling whined. Ling and Yao dismounted so that they could punch each
other. Chien Po calmly rode his enormous horse up to Mulan and Shang."The
Emperor wants to see the both of you at his palace as soon as
possible." Chien Po said. "His Majesty said it was
important." Then Chien Po dismounted and went to br...