The chariot soon left Rickety Rick behind. "It doesn't matter," the Doctor told
him. "We have cheered up the king." They certainly had! "I've won!" he
cried. "What a splendid race!"
The king waved goodbye to Rickety Rick and Doctor Snuggles as they sailed away.
"Thank you." he called. "I'll never be bored again. I'll ask everyone who
comes past to race me!"