German, Irish, Scotish, Dutch, English, Cherokee, and Souix. Yep I'm a mutt!
My great great uncle on my dad's side was Bat Masterson. He spent his last years as a sports writer for a newspaper in NYC, and grandad's dad married into the family. Kinda interesting what you learn from the family geneologist.
If I have to explain why I ride, you wouldn't understand. Explaining sex to an alien would be easier than explaining the feeling, one that boils all that is going on in your life down to what really matters each time you are in The Wind. All I can say is, Life is not Life without it.