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Ella and the horse

I’ve been meaning to send this for a while. When we were at the country home, my cousin Ricky took Ella out to the stable to look at the horses. Ella immediately took to them. She petted every single one of them and even wanted to touch the ones that were not confined.

When she saw the horse trainer get off the horse, she immediately announced that it was “her turn” and kept repeating “my turn, my turn.” My cousin knew a few people there and started talking to them. He jokingly mentioned to the trainer that Ella wanted to ride, and the trainer said he could take her!

Ella put on the helmet and got up on the horse without he slightest of trepidation. She rode with Paulo, the trainer, for about 20 min through a big field and then through the woods. Not only did she not show any signs of fear, she almost fell asleep on the horse!

P.S. We went after swimming, which is why Ella has her swimsuit on.
Ella putting helmet on:

Ella getting up on the horse:

Ella riding with trainer:














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