I love horses. Never ridden seriously. Used to walk racehorses from the stables in Lewes to the gallops on top of the South Downs, Lost pots of gold as a punter. Became a bookies clerk and ran the “book.” Never bet again.
When I moved here in 2000 I was mega surprised to find that Seabiscuit (of whom I was already a fan) was buried not too far from Fort Bragg. Films and books on horses – I have read/seen ’em all. I thought I knew/had heard of all the “famous” horses till I saw this vid:
And yes, I have the book!