Kate says: You will not believe this, but I added this to my queue nearly two years ago. I am typing this on February 18, 2012. Happy Birthday from the past, me! I hope you are thirty, flirty, and above all…thriving.
his name was originally “potatoes,” and his owner, willoughby bertie, told the stable lad who helped him to write the horse’s name on a feed bin. the boy misheard it as, literally “pot-eight-o’s” and wrote it with 8 o’s. bertie found it so funny that he kept that as the horses name.