Saturday, July 05, 2008

Stage One

It is Stage One of Le Tour de France this morning. I got up early, turned on the telly. Watched the first fifteen minutes, decided I'd rather take advantage of the early morning coolness, and went for a little ride.

Rode up Fletcher Parkway, nearly to the top.

In the Costco parking lot I saw again the for sale cop car. I've seen it in various places around town. I am sure you want me to document each instance, and I will attempt to do so.

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I don't know if you have notice, but I find most of these pictures, even the lame ones, look much better in the large version.

The sweet aroma of donuts around the Donut Star (A Winchell's, when I was but a lad.) on Fletcher Parkway was incredibly enticing, but I resisted, and pressed on.

I saw a model airplane being flown and took a couple pics of it.

Attempt One

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Attempt Two

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Something seems to be missing. Oh, yeah, the aeroplane. Maybe it was a vampire airplane

Obligatory, for me, sunflower picture. More on my Zooomr page.

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Miles for the day, around 10.5, so that makes it just over 70 miles for the week, so far.

I watched the end of Stage One, or rather, listened, as I was preparing this. Very exciting!

Later!

2 comments:

Deanne said...

Loved the pic of the sunflower!! Have you ever thought of submitting your photos at the Fair? That's one thing we didn't take the time to look at...the exhibits & I really do enjoy checking them out. Next year...

Matthew Fedder said...

How much is the Crown Vic going for?

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