lordgloria (lordgloria) wrote,
lordgloria
lordgloria

  • Mood:
  • Music:

Send Healing Thoughts to Barbaro

The Preakness was bright with promise, a beautiful day in Maryland, and Barbaro -- though restless -- was in good spirits, bouncy and playful. Who would guess that the undefeated Derby winner would break his hind leg in two places before he'd gone more than a few lengths?

Man, I haven't been this upset since Charismatic broke down just shy of taking the Triple Crown. Three years old is too young for such a series of grueling races. Why don't they wait until they're 5?
Subscribe

  • Ugh...

    The house behind us and one over is having a party. It was still going on at around 1:30 AM, when I took the dogs out before bed. The house was lit…

  • Dodged a Bullet

    Oscar has been sick all week, like a relapse from his stroke: not eating or drinking, very weak and disoriented. We took care of him, making him…

  • R.I.P. Aunt Rose

    My mother's sister-in-law passed. I think it was today, but we're having trouble finding out what happened, so... Uncle is Mom's only sibling, her…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 6 comments