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It snorted at me and shook its head, wide nostrils shaking, its lips curling back from its teeth. I couldn't really tell its colour: white and brown? white and black? Swirls of mist rose around this legless vessel, making it look unreal and ethereal.
There was no sound as it moved closer to me.
I wondered why I felt no fear.
A gentle whinny answered my silent question, and as it approached me I made out leopard spots on its coat.
I knew then it was an Appaloosa. The horse favoured by Indians. The horse ridden by Taya Two Horses.

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    Neville Hunt over 2 years ago

    Wow! I thought you were doing a right turn into fantasyland there, Drew! Great stuff. (I know Iā€™m commenting a lot, but I like it a lot.)šŸ™‚

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    Neville Hunt over 2 years ago

    ...andI like the progression of the titles!

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    Christopher over 2 years ago

    Yeah, my first thought was the Loch Ness Monster!

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