ger·bil [jur-buh l] noun
any of the numerous small burrowing rodents of the genus Gerbillus that infest the brains of Equines and cause irrational, erratic, often obnoxious behavior while under saddle.
Gerbils. I often picture them running around like stink in Prairie's brain - smashing into walls, each other, and whatever else is in her head. When they are sleeping and quiet, all is well. But when they wake up and start bouncing off each other like ping pong balls, no good can come of it.
Supermom found this video and we're both certain that it looks something like this:
I mean. It has to. That has to be what's happening when her eye rolls back and she runs away from... nothing.
In other news our field trip back to Summer Camp was fabulous. More on that later.