It is not the nine year old girl who signs the checks obviously, that is her father and he is some sort of banker in Charlotte. They have all sorts of big banks in the big skyscrapers downtown and there are a lot of them who are pretty rich. This one has one kid who is treated like a little princess, she has a beautiful little horse and she has the riding pants and one of those equestrian riding jackets along with a funny hat. I have no clue what they call it. At any rate she goes around on shows every weekend, but neither of her parents is willing to drive the rig that she used to transport her horse. In fact I have not ever seen this sort of truck, which is a cross between a camper and a horse trailer. Of course you have a place for the horse’s owner to sleep and you have a place for the horse and then you have compartments where you keep the tack, saddles and bridles and so forth.
In fact this is all very expensive and time consuming stuff. (more…)