Wednesday, June 18, 2008

Summer Is Here?

It has been pretty warm this week, in the mid nineties.

I rode up to the top of Del Cerro to attend a end-of-the-year party, which was fabulous, by the way.

As I was leaving several people asked if I needed a ride, as it was pretty hot. I retorted, "Where were you when I was climbing UP this hill*? Going down is a piece of cake! My only decision now is, do I do the Jackson Drive dip past Lake Murray, or go around the lake to harass the dog walkers?"

*The hill was a hundred foot rise in a 1,000 foot run, which I calculate as a 10% slope. Now, that is a rough sort of average kind-of-thing, as parts of it somewhat steeper than others.

I chose to harass the dog walkers. Of which there were none. In fact, there were few of anyone, it was just too hot, I guess!

No flats today, or yesterday.

Later!

1 comment:

RG PetComm said...

You should be nice to dog walkers. The more the merrier...

Dog walkers and dogs are the most reliable and inexpensive security resource in society. With their daily presence in our parks and on our nature trails, they are the eyes and ears of the community, frequently the first to discover crime and consistently a deterrent to it. We should be encouraging the presence of dog walkers and their dogs rather than implementing public policies that restrict and prohibit them.

"Whoever said you can't buy happiness forgot about puppies." !!

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