He was there for three days and I went and had a lesson on him. Already I felt a difference in his responsiveness and calmness. Not kidding! It must have been all that good preparation I have been doing, right :)
I wish the trainers were not so far away because I can see I need to commit to the lessons with him. I need to learn almost more than he needs to learn, I think. When to be firm and when to release, to relax my legs,
ride straight, etc. etc. I thought I was doing okay but they gave me lots to work on in one lesson. It is so much fun to feel progress with your horse that I had to write this post!