Lillian Lentz, 4, leaps high to help wash a horse during the opening day of the Evergreen State Fair on Aug. 22 in Monroe. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Lillian Lentz, 4, leaps high to help wash a horse during the opening day of the Evergreen State Fair on Aug. 22 in Monroe. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

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