Ah, a nice civilised day at the races.
A bet or two, in moderation of course. Everything in moderation. Well, that's the theory anyway.
Sometimes things end up like this.
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The race that stops a nation may be over, but hangover day delivers some pretty entertaining pics.
Or this, because let's face it, it's not fair that the jockeys are the only ones who get to ride things.
Although this might be taking the riding thing a bit far.
We Vow And Declare You'll Love The Story Behind The Melbourne Cup Winner's Name
Look at this picture of Vow And Declare as a yearling. Just look at it.
Love is often in the air after a long Cup day.
And love is a beautiful thing.
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If you're really dedicated to love, you won't care at all that a race is in progress.
Or that the races were over like three hours ago.
Sleep is good too. Sleep makes you refreshed, just like the drinks did, but in a different way.
Some even manage to sleep standing up ... just like a horse!
While some smooch and others sleep, many racegoers just end up feeling a little dazed and confused.
At the end of the day, a day at the races is meant to be fun. So if you do end up pushing someone into the bushes...
At least make sure the person being pushed wants to be there.
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