I can still smell our laundry hanging in the sunshine, bleached white, with blueing added for extra whiteness. I hear the squeak of the clothesline reel, the fluttering of the clothes in the breeze. Laundry was an all-day event. Ironing was on Tuesday.
The Kiger Mustangs live separate from the other herds. They didn't interbreed with feral stock horses as frequently as other herds and DNA testing shows they are closely related to the original Spanish horses brought to the New World.