In some ways, rocking horses are better than real horses. They don't eat anything, don't leave any mess and are don't bite / nip. Treated right, they'll also last a lot longer than a regular horse.
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Today's Gratitude Item:Cotton wool! Its cheap and can be used for really effective ear plugs. These proved to be essential at our 9th grade formal which featured our students looking great and dancing their hearts out to rather loud music.