Horse Shopping, Part the Third – Lilian Darcy

Having let everyone in on the agonies and ecstasies of this experience, I feel the need to give another update now that we… drum roll… have bought a horse!

Introducing Christopher, aka Chris, aka Christopher Robin, aka Fluffernutter (don’t ask!)


As you can see, he has already won his first ribbons with his new rider. In fact, they did this before she even owned him, as he was previously her coach’s horse.

He is nine years old and hasn’t had much experience, as he was slow to mature mentally, but now he’s ready and eager to learn, and always wants to do the right thing. He just loves people and has to greet my daughter with a neigh every time he sees her.

Because she’s already spent the past two years caring for him in his paddock, they know each other very well as friends. Now they just have to build their working partnership together. Those ribbons for first and second place in two different show-jumping rounds seem like a good start.

Don’t you think he looks like a sweetheart?




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22 Responses to Horse Shopping, Part the Third – Lilian Darcy

  1. Anita H. says:

    He looks like a fabulous horse!! Congrats on finally getting your horse!

  2. He’s a beaut! Love those happy endings. :)

  3. Amy Woods says:

    He is lovely, Lilian. :-)

  4. Chris! Great name. ;) And Flutternutter is totally intriguing. And you are so right, Lilian, he is one handsome dude! Congrats on those first wins.

    • Lilian Darcy says:

      He also has an official competition name, but that’s the kind of thing no one ever uses except in a formal context.

      I think Chris is a very cute name for a horse.

  5. …and all the wins to come!

  6. Penney Wilfort says:

    He’s beautiful congratulations.

  7. Tammy Y says:

    What a handsome boy and perfectly dressed for Memorial Day too.

  8. Such a sweet face! Hope it’s a long and productive partnership for the two of them!

  9. Lilian Darcy says:

    We hope so, too, Michelle. I don’t even want to tell you how ambitiously my daughter dreams sometimes.

  10. Joanna Sims says:

    Hi Lilian!

    He looks like a sweetheart. Boy, does that picture bring back memories of my show days!

    Congratulations on the new addition to the family!


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  15. Dyan says:

    He’s so pretty!! Congrats!!!

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