Being Sham in Secretariat's year.
It's a long race ahead.
Maybe you’re not aware of Sham, the horse with the broken heart.
He died in 1993, near the end of my first year in college, the year I lost my grandma.
Sham’s death was certainly meaningless for most; there wasn’t much press coverage for a race horse who, had he been in his prime any other year but 1973, probably would have been a Triple Crown winner.
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