A blanket of dreams I wear
resembling "Big Red" himself
don't you think?
I strike a pose
worthy of a triple crown winner
my sporty stripes cover
a studly physique
flowers tossed from admirers
cause me to prance and paw the ground
rear, cause a ruckus
because I can...
Neigh, snort, we horses dream too.
Oberon, Art Happens 365, March 15, 2012
This is for "Friday Flash 55" - a story in 55 words - no more, no less. This little dreamy fellow is my other horse. He and Sebastian are BEST buddies. My girls and I were so happy when it snowed for a few days in February and were able to put Oberon's "cooling off" blanket on. Well, it really wasn't necessary, but he does look so cute, doesn't he?
And if you are curious, "Big Red" was Man O' War. I did a post on this horse on the link above, but below is actual video footage of the famous Thoroughbred race horse: