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  1. #1
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    Default Wonderful Story - worth a read

    I was browsing Campus Equestrian to see if there were any results from the IHSA western semi-finals shows this past weekend and came across this story. It's quite long, but worth a read.

    http://campusequestrian.com/story/ki...h%20story.html

    Have the tissues ready.
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    Wow. Certainly puts things in perspective, doesn't it.

    Her spirit is inspiring!
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    You're with me every moment, my big red horse.

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    Wonderful young lady!



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    Wow, thanks for sharing that incredible story.
    There are friends and faces that may be forgotten, but there are horses that never will be. - Andy Adams



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    Very inspiring.



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    Puts a lot in perspective. Thank you for sharing!
    “I know that you believe you understand what you think I said, but I'm not sure you realize that what you heard is not what I meant.”



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    What an amazing young lady. Thanks for sharing a great story.



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    Wow!
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    Godspeed BARBARO--Run fast and free!



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    Thank you for sharing. That was wonderful.
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    Amazing story! I was good till the last two paragraphs then i totally teared up.. reminded me of my own accident which I am currently still recovering from.

    P.



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    Wow! amazing.
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