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Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Watery Wednesday: The New Well/She Thinks My Tractor's Sexy

We are all pretty excited around here.  We have clean, clear, pure cold water now.  No more iron stuff to deal with.  Yay!  I can go back to buying white clothing once again, with all the money that we are saving on Stain Bully and Iron-Out. 








Uh, oh!  That new water was coming out fast and furious!  Was it going to flood the A-Frame behind our house?






It could have, but Cary and one of the well guys hopped into the backhoe and skidsteer, and went to work building berms.



Cary at work.  I love to watch him.





I do think his tractor's sexy.




The next day, it was a muddy mess, but the water had sunk in to the ground:




I thought this was cool ... snow falling down while the camera was still on the advanced sports shooting setting.  That is something that I figured out this time around; my camera kept wanting to focus on something before I switched settings, and I had to keep pushing the button four or five times.  After I remembered to do change the setting, I could take the photos as quickly as I wanted too.


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10 comments:

Donnie said...

Too bad that wasn't oil..lol...I know you're glad it was water. In Florida the water has a lot of Lyme in it and has a yucky taste. We love to watch heavy machinery too. Have a wonderful day.

Lynn said...

My husband would love to have one of those things. He has a tractor that he plows the snow off our driveway and I too love watching him.

J Bar said...

Interesting.
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Lisa Ricard Claro said...

Hey, I live in the South for pity's sake. You don't have to talk to me about sexy tractors. LOL You always post such fun stuff. :)

chubskulit said...

Gorgeous captures!

Reflection for watery Wednesday.

Nikki . said...

Love this set of photos... so many things going on... it got very wet and muddy didn't it... but worthwhile to have clean water...

HOOTIN' ANNI said...

I'm thinking Titusville here!! An oil well...too bad this wasn't a gusher of the black gold kind.

Awwwwwwwww, the flooding and muddy mess will just be a distant memory soon. What a chore tho, glad it didn't flood by the quick thinking of your men!!


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Arkansas Patti said...

Goodness, you and the A frame for a while had water front properties. Hope that doesn't affect your taxes:)
Clean water is such a blessing--enjoy your bounty.

Luna Miranda said...

a sexy tractor...that's interesting.:p i agree with Donnie, too bad this isn't oil.:p

Judy said...

I love the action shots of the water pouring out!!! And the action shots of the snow, too!! Those are always fun!

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