So, what better way to introduce her but to take her to a rodeo! I decided to surprise her by not telling her I was entered into two events – bull riding and roping.When the bull riding was near to coming up, I excused myself telling her one of my friends was riding and wanted me to help him rig up, unfortunately women were not allowed in the dressing room or down by the chutes. I had a friend who was to film her reaction when she learned I was riding.Alexis had come to the states not only for her graduate work but also to experience Western Americana.
Later, she explained to me that there were many European and Asian social groups in several nations that are solely formed for the interest in the American West, Cowboys & Indians, Western Swing music, films and television shows. Like others, I was attracted to her the first time I saw her, which was in the library where I went to do some studying.
She instantly struck me with her beauty – she must have been one of the world’s most beautiful women! She was sitting on a couch with her legs curled under her when I walked in that first time.
At the end of the ride she was jumping up and down screaming!
She definitely attracted the attention of the surrounding audience seeing an incredibly beautiful woman jumping up and down, yelling in a highly cultured European accent, I was just as enthusiastically greeted when I rejoined her!
Alexis chose to attend a university in the Rocky Mountain States to experience Western culture (as in cowboy!