Some rules of cowboys and cowgirls include:
- Never try on another cowboy’s / cowgirl’s hat
- Don’t squat with your spurs on.
- Never miss a chance to be quiet.
- Never pass someone on the trail without saying ‘howdy.’
- Live an honorable life
What other Code might you add to the list?
This list was adapted from a section in the kids’ book — Top Secret Files: The Wild West (Secrets, Strange Tales and Hidden Facts about the Wild West) by Stephanie Bearce
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My Cowpoke Code Addition: Always tell a funny story after a scary tale.
Check your boots for snakes. Like woody says “there is a snake in my boot”
Keep your saloon buddies close and your six shooter closer!
-Don’t tug on superman’s cape
-Don’t spit into the wind
-Don’t pull the mask of that old Lone Ranger
-Don’t mess around with Jim