Horses and Irish Chat

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In the Irish countryside where I spend the month of August, many people’s lives are still shaped by great houses and crumbling castles, as they are in Molly Keane’s novels. These ancient seats, sprawling in forgotten valleys, stretching across emerald hillsides, wrapped in blousy, dripping, overgrown gardens, inspire driving passion like a ravishing woman or a splendid horse. They wouldn’t be standing if they didn’t…

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