> A young woman from New York was driving through a remote part of Texas > when her car broke down. An American Indian on horseback soon came > along and offered her a ride to a nearby town. She climbed up behind > him on the horse and they rode off. > > The ride was uneventful, except that every few minutes the Indian > would shout out a wild > "Ye-e-e-e-e-ha-a-a-" so loud that it echoed off the surrounding > hills. > > When they arrived in town, he let her off at the local service > station, she expressed her thanks, and he yelled a final > "Ye-e-e-e-e-ha-a-a!" and rode off. > > "Why was that Indian so excited?" asked the service station > attendant. "I don't know. I just rode behind him on the horse with my > arms around his waist and holding onto the saddle horn so that I> wouldn't fall off," the woman answered. > > "Lady," the attendant said, "Indians don't use saddles."