October 2012 Photo Contest
Focus on Texas: Oooops!
Remember: We’re not laughing at you, we’re laughing with you. Never a dull moment when it comes to mud, kids or animals

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    Central Texas Electric Cooperative member Kathleen Riordan said grandson Hunter Craig, 1, got his first lesson on the pleasures and perils of playing in puddles.
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    Central Texas Electric Cooperative member Kathleen Riordan said grandson Hunter Craig, 1, got his first lesson on the pleasures and perils of playing in puddles.
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    Wood County Electric Cooperative member Montie Monzingo was hauling hay near Saltillo when the front end of his tractor began to sink. All he, his wife, Vivian, and a few neighbors could do was laugh.
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    One of Victoria Electric Cooperative member Patti Shobey’s calves got her head stuck in a bucket. The other calves’ problems pale in comparison.
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    No children or lambs were harmed in the taking of this photograph, says Pedernales Electric Cooperative member Cheri Barr.
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    Gracie, a 10-week-old golden retriever, almost made it to freedom but then got stuck. The gatekeeper, Dee Roberson, is a member of Bandera Electric Cooperative.

We stumble, we fall, we get stuck in the mud. Life can be imperfect—and hilariously so at times. Sometimes, before we get back up, it’s good to stop and laugh a little at ourselves. Thanks for sharing with us the little mishaps that you’ve seen. We hope you get as big a kick out of them as we did.

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