THERE is a famous psychological test – called the Rorschach test – in which participants are shown inkblots and asked to describe what they represent. You see a duck where I see a rabbit, and one of us receives a tick in the “potential psychopath” box.

The horse racing equivalent seems to be last Saturday’s Paddy Power Cotswold Chase, won by Santini impressively, or unimpressively, from Bristol De Mai, who should have won, or should not have won, depending on your interpretation.