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By Susan Salk on October 2, 2015
When Jeanne Mirabito was a teenager, she placed a “cosmic claim” on 1977 Eclipse Award Champion 3-year-old filly Our Mims, a beautiful racehorse who danced across the teen’s television screen. With innocent confidence, she declared, “One day I’m going to own her!” And 21 years later, that’s pretty much what happened. After marriage and relocation had taken her to Kentucky, Mirabito got a job on a horse farm, which was eerily just a few pastures away from where the older, very difficult mare spent some very unglamorous retirement years sharing a pasture with cows. One day, while walking out to […]