Friday’s Fences

This week, I’ve been waiting impatiently for Friday, so I could share these photos.

Last weekend, Motor Man and I went to the Outer Banks. In order to avoid the $6 each-way toll on the Chesapeake Expressway, we (and hundreds, maybe thousands, of others) take the “back road” through a rural area of Chesapeake.

I’d noticed this little farm before, with its red barns, white fences, buttercups and horses. But when we came by it on the way home Monday, I caught glimpse of something that made me squeal and tell Motor Man that we HAD to make a u-turn. This is why:

Is that not precious?

And that sweet little creature came over to the fence to pay me a visit.

Why, hello, there, cutie.

Then, suddenly, he decided to gallop across the pasture. I snapped this right as he was starting to run. Just look at those spindly little legs.

And Mom followed close behind.

Linking up to Friday’s Fences. (Did you even notice the fences?!)

27 responses to “Friday’s Fences

  1. What, there were fences in those photos!? Well, I guess there would be, so the little guy didn’t just come right out and hop in your car! What a wonderful set of shots you took! He is so cute – and probably not very old, from the look of those legs!

  2. What a cute little guy saying “Hi” ! I have to admit, I hardly noticed the fence…..too busy staring into those beautiful BIG brown eyes!!

    Pam (and Sam)

  3. Aww! How precious. Love your fences on Friday.

  4. magicalmysticalteacher

    You were definitely in the right place at the right time. Nice series!

    Look Hard to See the Fence!

  5. Aw I love colts. Adorable. You captured that Mom & Babe perfectly. Thanks so much for sharing this charming group of photos of that sweet colt.
    Your Friday fences are magical and welcomed bit of sunshine every week.
    🙂

  6. So special! What a catch! These are great shots – perfect farm scene…with the barns, the sweet baby…and, of course, the fences!

  7. I can see why you were anxious for Fri. Fences. What a treat…just think if you hadn’t taken ‘the long way round’, you would have missed this litte darling!

  8. fences? ummm I didn’t see any fences 😉 TOO bloody adorable those long legs and all. SMILING here!
    *anna

  9. I had to go back to see the fences. Those faces took center stage!

  10. I too ride past there all the time and love to see the horses but didn’t notice this guy on my way down. Probably because we were driving in a downpour! I’ll look for him on my way back home. Love the pics!

  11. What a sweet scene to come across…so cute!

  12. so sweet! 🙂

  13. Looks like he could’ve jumped right in & come back with you! Wonder how Sundae would feel about that ??? 🙂

  14. I think he really liked you.

  15. Sometimes the fences are great, but today, what was behind the fence was just perfect! Adorable baby.

  16. Total cute overdose! Love the rear view 🙂

  17. That is so sweet! And yous gots GREAT pictures! Me Thanks yous for coming to my birthday pawty! Me had a great time and me saw that yous did too! Me is sorry that the pictures with yous in them was blurry – for some reason, most of the pictures was blurry! Must has been the catnip mohitos!
    Kisses
    Nellie
    PS Sundae, yous a very lucky girl cat! Sammy is just the sweetest!

  18. Wonderful experience, and you have photos of it to share with us!
    Have a blessed week-end!
    Lea
    Lea’s Menagerie

  19. Absolutely precious! Livy loved them too!

  20. So fun! I love the rural feel so many of your photos have…you must drive a lot of back roads! That’s the best kind, in my opinion. Love weekend rambles! ~ Sheila

  21. Love this one….love foals….I have had a few and was lucky enough to see them born….they are so sweet and the Mom’s are so loving and protective:)

  22. Fences? What fences? lol I’ll bet Motor Man smiled when he heard you squeal!

  23. Shirley Matthews Dunn

    Chuck an I know where this is and go by often. We have friends that live very close by. The pony is beautiful and mommy is keeping a close eye on him or she.

  24. Oh, be still my heart! How absolutely wonderful!

  25. That little guy is adorable!!! And friendly too.

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