"Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid a game of solitaire. It is a grand passion. It seizes a person whole and, once it done so, he will have to accept that his life will be radically changed.
"Some of them will make you a better rider and some will make you a better human being, as they teach patience and courage and how to be empathetic and understanding. Some will require your to stretch yourself in uncomfortable ways that often feel terribl