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    Default Thursday Trivia: Statues

    If a statue in the park of a person on a horse has both front legs in the air, the person died in battle;

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    if the horse has one front leg in the air, the person died as a result of wounds received in battle;

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    if the horse has all four legs on the ground, the person died of natural causes.

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    All that being said......sometimes this isn't true......depends on who created the statue.
    Anita

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    Default Re: Thursday Trivia: Statues

    And if the horse has all four legs up in the air, it means the rider was too fat and killed the horse
    ATTITUDE IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN AN ORDEAL AND AN ADVENTURE

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    Default Re: Thursday Trivia: Statues

    Quote Originally Posted by LauraP View Post
    And if the horse has all four legs up in the air, it means the rider was too fat and killed the horse
    LOL.......And here I was thinking that it meant that the horse out ran his rider.....leaving him in the dust!
    Anita

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