This photo of beautiful Welsh cob named Big Boy was taken almost thirty years ago. The cowboy on the right has aged - the cockney charm has worm thin, the beard has gone grey and the Old Man who was once that
Fearless rider has made his way through the ups and downs which life presents.
But Oh what he would give, to have back that young fella of a horse - and the black beard.
PS he came second at a horse show that day - my wife's horse, another welsh cob from different breeding lines. Came first,