Wish Granted: 90 year-old Woman Rides Horse for First Time

Wish Granted: 90 year-old Woman Rides Horse for First Time

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Przewalski's horse by Chinneeb - GNU

“It took 90 years for Thea Murphy to get on a horse, but about 30 seconds to fall in love,” reports the SF Chronicle.

Murphy’s maiden horseback ride was courtesy of a Napa nonprofit called Celebrating Seniors, which granted wishes for half a dozen elders in the North Bay. Murphy’s wish was to ride a horse — something the 50-year Napa resident had never done.

(READ the story, w/ photos, in the SF Chronicle)

Photo credit: by Chinneeb – GNU; Story tip from Mike McGinley

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