Friday, August 22, 2008

First Day Of Work

It's back to work again. I loaded the battery on Jamis and headed out in the semi-darkness.

There seemed to be some sort of thumping from the front wheel, like a little rock was stuck in the tire. I couldn't glove it, as there is too much junk hanging off the front, like the basket.

I promptly forgot about it all day at work, but when I headed home, there it was again. I stopped and took a look, and there was a distinct jog in the tire. I guess the insides are broken, maybe when I hit a hole the other day.

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It's the original Hutchinson tire and it's lasted 5,700-odd miles, so I guess it has done its duty!

Followed a guy this afternoon who had his LED blinkie going. You could see it going quite clearly in the sunlight, so it was quite bright. I was very impressed with that, and I told him so when I caught him at a stop sign.

The mileage for today's commute was 10.2 miles.

I put the battery on charge when I got home.

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It looks sorta spooky there, in the dark, like some sort of UFO!

Here's a picture of our fishie

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1 comment:

Deanne said...

When did you get your fish? Name? Tomorrow afternoon we'll find out who Jacob's 1st grade teacher is. Wednesday is his first day of school. Will be interesting as he's never been at school for a full day-8:20 a.m.-2:40p.m. Rained twice today. Heard thunder once.

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