04/18/16  •  Louisville

Support in times of tragedy

So few fillies run in the Kentucky Derby, because of that Eight Bells was a fan favorite. She finished second. But, word came - "horse down, "I think it is the filly." He did his job - loitering with a purpose. He stood off to the side and prayed.

From the event: Down the Stretch | Stories from Kentucky Derby

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Ken Boehm

Senior Churchill Downs racetrack chaplain.

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