“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