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Apr 27, 2018
Goat Yoga? You’re Kidding Me.
I was half awake when I saw the new entry on our refrigerator calendar – April 15, GOAT YOGA!
“I got us tickets,” my lovely wife chirped. “I think it’ll be fun!”
She and I love goats. We plan to have some in the near future, but still … I was introduced to yoga as a warm-up exercise about 20 years ago when I was hired to do a play. Actors love to warm up. This particular group liked yoga. So, I did yoga. Sorta. It was more of a nice stretch, some time to collect my thoughts, and a colossal waste of valuable rehearsal time.
[caption id="attachment_22723" align="img-wrapleft" width="219"]Photo by Scott Latham[/caption]
“I don’t do yoga”, I grumbled. I didn’t have to add that, not only had it been 20 years since I tried, I haven’t touched my toes in 15. She knows.
“You like goats,” she smiled. “There will be lots of goats.”
“I don’t have a yoga mat,” I reasoned. “What’s the point?”