Rusty is friendly with every engine on the Island Of Sodor. His best friends are Skarloey, and Rheneas. Rusty often tries to be friendly with Duncan too, but Duncan often has arguments with Skarloey, and Rheneas.
Duncan liked Rusty, but he didn't want him to be friends with Skarloey, and Rheneas. One day, Rusty, and Duncan were alone in the sheds, and Duncan planned to tell a lie to Rusty, "Did you hear what Skarloey, and Rheneas told me?"
"No, what?" Asked Rusty. "They told me that they don't like you anymore." Replied Duncan, and before Rusty could say anything, Duncan steamed...
One morning, Sir Tophamm Hat woke up the engines with exciting news, "An inspector will be here to check on our railway. Gordon," he continued, "You must take the inspector from Knapford to Ulfstead Castle. Make the ride as smooth as possible."
"Yes sir," Said Gordon proudly.
"Would you like me to get your train ready?" Asked Thomas.
"Thank you Thomas. I appreciate that very much." Replied Gordon.
So it was settled. Thomas was getting Gordon's train ready at Knapford. When all the coaches were at the station, he saw some freight cars being pushed off the rails....