I couldn’t wait to tell you, I’ve just come in from mowing the lawn!
“So what?”, you may ask.
Well, I know it’s maybe not that big a deal to you, but I couldn’t help noticing how much my mowing skills have improved in the last 5 weeks.
There was a meme going around on social media the other day that caught my eye. It went something like this:
Other people’s horses: “Oh, is that your inside leg and outside rein? OK, I’ll just start collecting myself and getting into a nice frame for you and working on my topline. No worries, you just relax and enjoy yourself and I’ll just carry myself nicely for you!”.
Over the last few days I’ve been reflecting a lot on why I do what I do and I guess it all goes back to my youth.
Back in the day, “when I were a lad”, I was absolutely hopeless at sport. Sport, in those days, basically meant a quick game of football in the primary school playground, using our jumpers for goalposts.
It was a not a game at which I excelled, something that was quickly noted by my classmates.
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