Relief. There are few feelings as sweet as relief, that warm glow you get as you exhale deeply into a huge ‘PHEW!’ and you realize that a huge shitstorm has just been narrowly avoided. Here at Bored Panda, we have compiled a list of just those moments, some more serious than others. From almost dunking the spoon handle in soup (the horror), to narrowly avoiding life loss by chainsaw, this list has got it all.
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1. My Great-Grandfather Was Sh-t In The Chest By A German Soldier During WW I. Luckily, The Coins In His Pocket Absorbed The Bu-et And Saved His Life. You Could Say He Didn’t Need Much Money To Survive
2. Close Call
3. Safety Specs Saved This Guy’s Eye From An Exploding Angle Grinder Disc
4. When Jesus Loves You Very Much
6. A Shark Bit Her, But She Wasn’t Tasty Enough. Some Researchers Believe That In The Initial Bite A Shark Can Detect The Ratio Of Fat To Bone Or Muscle And Whether Its Mouthful Is Worth Eating Or Not
7. Boulder Nearly Takes Out Italian Farm House
8. Well, That Was Close
9. Just Avoided A Potential Credit Card Theft. Always Wiggle The Card Reader
10. There Was A Mud Slide Just North Of My Town And This Caltrans Truck Driver Had A Very Close Call. To The Left Is The Pacific Ocean
11. This Is What I Call A Close Call!
12. Close Call
13. Close Call
14. Well, That Was Close
15. hole In One? Direct Hit While Drinking His Be-r. Close Call!