Out Our Way: Get in shape - Psalm 138:8
Last updated 12/3/2021 at 9:57am
Out our way, winter can be a harsh time and both Doc and I tend to spend most of it indoors. We do not ride the trails and seldom chase the cattle. Instead he settles into hay and oats and I just settle. Then comes the spring and I head to the stable, do a few laps in the round pen on the lunge line, and then I get out the old saddle. I curry Doc and he seems to enjoy it, smooth out his blanket and then lift the saddle up and onto his back. I reach under for the cinch to pull it taut and.... "Hold on! The cinch has gotten shorter!"
I used to pull it tight to the fourth or fifth notch, but...