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Fiumes at Devon this week. Photo by Nancy Fay

From a dark stall corner to the spotlight at Devon

The handsome chestnut Thoroughbred hung his head and turned his back on people who peered into his stall. Seeming to wish they would just go away, he stood in the furthest corner, in the dark, as an aura of sadness appeared to roll off his well-muscled body with every breath. But Marylou Neilson took a second look. The sharp-eyed Pennsylvania equestrian was visiting the stables across from Penn National to find a project horse. She saw many beauties on that trip, but the little horse named Fiumes was the one she couldn’t forget, couldn’t stop thinking about. “I went home […]