This Fanfic contains the following tropes:
- Agony of the Hooves: When Ditzy kicks the rock by mistake. Played for drama.
- Alliterative Title
- Determinator: Ditzy herself.
- Hope Spot: Ditzy crushing the dirt piles on her way to Sweet Apple Acres.
- I Need a Freaking Drink: Big Macintosh says he'd need one if Ditzy suffered further mischance.
- Meaningful Names: The bullies Sticks and Stones.