In Which Berry Crashes Again

I had my lesson today, and at first everything seemed fine. I had an awesome lesson! But then I really wanted some media of me jumping, so after sitting and chatting with my trainer a bit, I went back out to jump more.

This was apparently a mistake. Full lesson recap coming, but here is the worst.

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Okay, so far everything is fine…

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Egads!
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She’s going down! (I really thought we were)
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But saved by Berry’s somewhat catlike reflexes! (doglike maybe?) She’s never been known for being graceful, so I’m glad she pulled it out of somewhere.
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Still braced for impact
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Slinking away from the scene
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Examining the damage. One standard is completely down, repeat, one standard is down.
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The face of bewilderment. Apparently it takes me many strides to recover from this kind of trauma.

Just one of many terrible jumps. Womp womp.

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13 comments

    1. The bewildered face is pretty epic! I’m glad Berry managed to save herself and came away unscathed — she seems like she walked away from it and didn’t get tangled or scared? That’s always my greatest fear — that we will get tangled in a pole and make a little crash even worse.

  1. omg your face – pure disbelief, like, ‘did that seriously just happen?!?’ – i shouldn’t giggle… but…. i did haha. seriously tho, my mare is queen of being taken by surprise by that final jump course after a little break. it’s, erm, annoying… can’t wait to read about the rest of the lesson tho!

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