Mouse Race

A lifestyle that results from moving to a smaller community or taking a less demanding job which has less stress than the classic rat race
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Meanwhile the cat and mouse race for the BTC Premiership honours, relegation escape and top eight finish continued elsewhere on April 6.
The black and white exterior leads to a large bare stone-walled interior, decorated with old breweriana and chalkboards advertising forthcoming events such as the annual mouse race.
"So I travelled all the way to West Wales and couldn't believe it when I saw the poster advertising the evening outside the venue - it said, 'Grand lawn mower auction', followed by 'Mouse race', then came the name of some local choir and after it the words 'hot food served here'.
Obviously it was a Grade Two and certainly not a Mickey Mouse race. The plan now will be go to Newbury in three weeks for a three-mile novice and then on to the RSA Chase."
A cat and mouse race in Albania caused a 72-hour blackout across parts of the capital of Tirana.
O'Neill said: "We thought he was going to run well at Carlisle, but it was a Mickey Mouse race and he came home from that really fresh so we decided to run him.
She was very impressive at Galway, but let's face it that was a bit of a mickey mouse race and she didn't beat much.
He only won a Mickey Mouse race at Yarmouth before he was pitched in at the deep end and eventually finished last in the Dewhurst after failing to settle.
"Astronomic got 115 for winning a mickey mouse race at Sedgefield and Julius Caesar was third in a bad race at Hexham and was given 94.
"So I drove all the way to West Wales from Bridgend and couldn't believe it when I saw the poster advertising the evening outside the venue - it said, 'Grand lawn mower auction', followed by 'Mouse race', then came the name of some local choir and after it the words, 'Hot food served here'.
The boat, which has Leonie Sutherland, of Hartshead, on board has been playing a cat and mouse race with the rest of the fleet and has now overtaken Singapore.
"It was a little bit of a Mickey Mouse race at Carlisle, but on paper before the race he was the best horse and after the race he came out of it the best horse.