Workin’ for a livin’

Spring prep
Spring prep

It’s been said that if you choose a job you love you will never have to work a day in your life. But I think that applies more to a job like a motorcycle tester than an Amish farmer.

Wendell Berry wrote: “There are only two reasons to farm: because you have to, and because you love to. The ones who choose to farm choose for love.” I wonder if the horses feel that way too?

8 thoughts on “Workin’ for a livin’

  1. The horses I work with love to work. It’s exercise and something to do. There is a lazy one or two, but most like having a job. I get your point though, I often think of dog racing in this aspect. I love the photo by the way!

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