The joy of doing what you love burns away any pain. For Brady, a rodeo rider who just emerged from a coma, the joy and pain come in equal measure. Brady is told not to ride again. “Play the cards you are dealt,” says his father, “let it go.” Yet Brady’s purpose in life is hitched to riding horses. In the starlight, around a campfire with friends, listening to his little sister sing simple yet beautiful songs, and in dreams, Brady ponders his next move.