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His muzzle as soft as velvet

Nuzzling my hand for a treat

Gentle eyes of deepest brown

My handsome grey dapple steed

He stands hip cocked for a brushing

Fine white hair mixes with dust to float on air

Not a flinch as the leather saddle settles

Buckles buckled, cinches belted in pairs

Head lowers to accept the bit of iron and copper

He sucks at the sweet iron bit like candy

Now that heís distracted, the cinch is snugged

Heís all decked out and looks just dandy

Quietly he stands for old bones to mount

He walks on from a gentle nudge from my knee

Our partnership was a long time coming

In the beginning he would gladly run me into trees

An animal of independent thinking must have respect

Itís a give and take of horse and rider to learn

Many mistakes are made along the way

Much like a puzzle the pieces twist and turn

Then the day comes that the pieces start to fit

No longer is a test of wills, the partnership revealed

This gentle giant that has a heart that beats like my own

Has captured my love and our fate is sealed.



©January 2008


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Reviewed by Debi Fairchild
Great poem about your horse. I can see the two of you together going on your rides. Especially part where he uses the tree to knock you off. That has happened to me a few times.
Reviewed by D Johnson
It's like an old and trusted friendship that cannot be broken. Love this write,

Reviewed by Theresa Koch
I love this it reminds me of my Sadi she is a Chestnut Arab~`*
Just wonderful
Reviewed by William Bonilla
a beautiful write Dee
dedicated to one that brings you happiness
Love & Peace be with you

Reviewed by Phyllis Jean Green
Lucky him!! Lucky you!! Marvelous description, Dee. Feel like I can reach out and touch the luv. See you riding into the sunset. . .no, riding up to me and telling me it's my turn! Thanks for posting this beauty. Give Sanchez an extra carrot for me. 'Pea' <3
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
Thank you for sharing this ode of friendship inspired by your friend, Dee. Love and best wishes,

Reviewed by John Leko
...a long term friendship...of like minds...upon which you ride...come to be in your pen.
well done Dee...
Reviewed by Chrissy McVay
Wonderful poem for horse lovers with lots of visuals...

Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Beautiful write, Dee; brava!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Thanks for sharing...have a Sanchez on the farm too same look but different name BLES!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by E T Waldron
Dee, I would so love to have a horse and a place to ride. I haven't for years and never did do it well, but I loved it and miss it! This is a grand poem and your horse Sanchez is a beauty! May you both enjoy a long and loving companionship!

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