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Thursday, January 7, 2010
A Texas prayer
This from Jimmy Epperson: I figured you would appreciate this....I however do not. Let us pray. Our Bevo, who art in Heaven, hallowed be Thy horns. Thy University come, Thy will be done, on the field as it is in Austin. Give us this day our daily hook 'em, & forgive us for nearly losing to Nebraska as we forgive the voters for not giving Co...lt a Heisman. Lead us not into Norman, & deliver us from Aggie-land. For thine is the victory, the championship and the glory forever and ever. e-land. For thine is the victory, the championship, & the glory forever and ever. Amen....e-land. For thine is the victory, the championship, & the glory forever and ever. Amen.