I know this is a horse tail, but it reminded me of our trip to Ecuador in 1994. There was a lady on the trip with us that had beautiful long red/blonde tresses. She gathered wildflowers several times and braided them into her hair. It was such a lovely thing to see.
Phia feel disconnected from people. She's close to her family, but her only friends are her horses. She has one called Caramel (above) a palamino who she rescued from the knackers and trained by herself. She and Caramel are both loners and have aggressive, stubborn qualities which is why they click.