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Six-Word Caption Contest #21 (And Winner #20)

Monday, March 11th, 2013

By Larry Smith

Set your mind to describing this scene above in exactly six words in the comments area below and you could win $50 on Shutterfly. Each entry should be a separate comment and you can submit up to 10 entries by Friday, March 15, 8pm EST; read the official rules for more details.

The winner of last week’s contest, found in this blog post, is: “I escaped the mountains for this?,” by DynamicDbytheC. Thanks to all for your beautiful sounds of six.

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104 responses

  1. maryjane31 says:

    Soccer scores in the setting sun.

  2. Believe says:

    Running into a little organized chaos.

  3. JenaK says:

    Summer fun with friends is priceless

  4. Gerri says:

    Need glow-in-the-dark ball.

  5. Gerri says:

    Yeow–kicked crab not the ball!

  6. mzejay says:

    Chariots of Fire II tryouts here.

  7. mzejay says:

    Holding on to the last light.

  8. JenaK says:

    The last great night of freedom!

  9. maryjane31 says:

    Summer, sunset, and soccer. So sublime.

  10. notyouraveragegirl says:

    Is the ocean out of bounds?

  11. Autumn22 says:

    Soccer by the Sea. Goal bliss!

  12. Autumn22 says:

    Looking for your husband? Ta da!

  13. Autumn22 says:

    A friendly pick up game rocks!

  14. Autumn22 says:

    No such thing as too-much soccer.

  15. Autumn22 says:

    Sand, soccer, setting sun. Always joy!

  16. Autumn22 says:

    Sun setting? Never mind. Play on.

  17. Autumn22 says:

    Crazy soccer legs. Can’t be beat!

  18. Autumn22 says:

    Seaside entertainment. Sunset dining and soccer.

  19. Richard Sicola-Stone says:

    Risk of stroke: One in six.

  20. Richard Sicola-Stone says:

    Hunger: One of them didn’t eat.

  21. Richard Sicola-Stone says:

    Secret: One of 6 was abused.

  22. Richard Sicola-Stone says:

    Pareto says only two are working.

  23. maryjane31 says:

    Sun and surf, soccer and sand!

  24. Paul Vincent says:

    Now who’s sandcastle is the best?

  25. bohemdeb says:

    Who kicked sand in my eye?

  26. bohemdeb says:

    Daylight slips down on soccer sand.

  27. bohemdeb says:

    Sundown and soccer in paradise central.

  28. bohemdeb says:

    Daylight’s slipping away. Play. play. play!

  29. Faexandrova says:

    Sun shines on all but us.

  30. Faexandrova says:

    Figures dancing in light and dark

  31. Faexandrova says:

    Run away before night catches us.

  32. Faexandrova says:

    Island to island, sand’s the same.

  33. Eli says:

    Friendships last. Sun sets. Die happy.

  34. Deborah says:

    Sextet silhouette scurries before sinking sunlight

  35. Michelle LeBow says:

    Sun fading soon into breathtaking moon.

  36. BT says:

    Boys at play under resting sun.

  37. BW says:

    Shine on, golden days of youth.

  38. Richard Sicola-Stone says:

    Sunset is all he can remember.

  39. KRS says:

    a blissful game of beach soccer..

  40. AL says:

    Sunlit soccer starts a great play.

  41. AL says:

    The vibrant sun sets the day.

  42. mle54 says:

    Sunny days. Copper nights. Race time.

  43. mle54 says:

    Sun warm sand between my toes.

  44. mle54 says:

    Copper sun warms silky sand boys.

  45. kathi wright says:

    golden liquid sky paints sand, surf

  46. Patti H says:

    Chariots of Fire. Twenty First Century.

  47. maryjane31 says:

    Messi and Barca practicing in dark?

  48. maryjane31 says:

    Would love to sit and watch.

  49. Jfizzle says:

    Sally sells seashells by the sea shore

  50. Whelp says:

    Find your playground before dusk comes

  51. maryjane31 says:

    We kick the ball in paradise.

  52. maryjane31 says:

    Looks like beautiful dancing in moonlight.

  53. maryjane31 says:

    Beautiful choreographed dance movements under moonlight.

  54. maryjane31 says:

    Beach a playing field or stage?

  55. Tia says:

    Golden days of our fleeting youth.

  56. Tia says:

    Finally cool enough to play ball.

  57. Tia says:

    Sand and sun? Gotta have fun!

  58. Tia says:

    Eye candy for the nature connoisseurs.

  59. Tia says:

    Embracing life in the setting sun

  60. Tia says:

    Blazing sun for a flood light?

  61. LivingLifeBackwards says:

    Meet Mr.Sun: Master of Shadow Puppets

  62. LivingLifeBackwards says:

    Nice to meet you, no-name darling

  63. kathi wright says:

    molten sky fires a golden day

  64. Bernie O. says:

    Joggers avoid nude drunks playing soccer.

  65. Bernie O. says:

    Harlem Shake scourge hits remote island.

  66. Silver says:

    Golden days race to swiftly pass.

  67. Bernie O. says:

    Guys, seen that vodka bottle anywhere?

  68. Anonymous says:

    Stirring up reflection on global warming.

  69. Anonymous says:

    Sun-kissed rays vying for strategic position.

  70. Anonymous says:

    Kicking back. Reflecting on brilliant day.

  71. kdivasilver says:

    Aiming for the golden sun: Goal!

  72. kdivasilver says:

    One ball, two suns, six bodies.

  73. avawn says:

    No day on beach long enough.

  74. Megan says:

    The fun starts when daylight ends

  75. Megan says:

    Living life from sunup to sundown.

  76. Megan says:

    It doesn’t get better than this

  77. Bernie O. says:

    We’ve got ants in our pants!

  78. Bernie O. says:

    Come on, baby! Do the twist!

  79. Bernie O. says:

    Global warming’s survivors enjoy Antarctica Beach.

  80. Rosemary Armel says:

    Not easy zumbaing in the sand

  81. Bernie O. says:

    Ew! Is that dog shit?! Gross!

  82. Bernie O. says:

    “Stop, or I’ll zap you, too!”

  83. Bernie O. says:

    Are the sun’s batteries running low?

  84. Bernie O. says:

    The swamp monster’s eating Bobby! Run!

  85. JenaK says:

    Summer memories with the boys: Priceless!

  86. DynamicDbytheC says:

    Achieving greatness before most are awake.

  87. canadafreeze says:

    Definitely have sand in their toes.

  88. Autumn22 says:

    Heavenly image of unbounded, exuberant joy.

  89. Autumn22 says:

    Endless enthusiasm enters into heavenly realm.

  90. avawn says:

    Run! Almost time for lights out!

  91. kdivasilver says:

    Scoring the endless days of summer.

  92. kdivasilver says:

    Aiming for the golden goal posts.

  93. kdivasilver says:

    Beaming toward soccer game in sky.

  94. kathi wright says:

    six pursue a sun drenched happiness.

  95. kathi wright says:

    sweat, sand, surf, sun, soccer; sunblock?

  96. Lvn2lern says:

    Do great days really ever end?

  97. Lvn2lern says:

    A kodak moment. Memories being made.

  98. canadafreeze says:

    I’ve got it, now back up.

  99. Kaylan Bounds says:

    Experiencing life through tunnels and visions

  100. Gigiluver says:

    Company of Loved Others, soul refreshed.

  101. Brenda says:

    Through Sunbeams for the Goal!

  102. tess says:

    I’m the boy next door ok!

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  104. Ethan says:

    Being Goalie - Too Cool For School

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