Monday, February 7, 2011
AND THEY LET ME RUN FREE....
Foxhunting* immediately wowed me. At my first hunt, the Fieldmaster gave me (this former weenie adult rider) the best advice ever. She said that riding in the field was about trust - trusting that my horse knew where her feet were, trusting that she would take care of both of us... And, if I had that trust, we would have the ride of a lifetime.
My first thought was, "uh, no way... I have to watch everything and keep her safe from holes, roots, scattered debris, everything." My second was, "What was I thinking?!"