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Re: [RC] ...anyone can take any horse and do 25 miles in 6 hours..... - Vallonelee

In a message dated 4/30/04 7:05:10 AM US Mountain Standard Time, bigcreekranch@xxxxxxxxxx writes:
and/or the rider is very skilled.
I think this is a very important ingredient in the equation.  If the rider can "carry" the horse it can be done, but again, not a choice situation.
".......and God sought to bestow upon man a supreme mark of his blessing. God created the horse. The horse could run faster than the deer, jump higher than the goat, and endure longer than the wolf. Man, being encompassed by elements that sought to destroy him, would have been a slave, had the horse not made him king."