Tuesday, August 05, 2008

Tuesday

It was about 67° (all degrees Fahrenheit) when I took off this morning, just before dawn. It was 80° in the house. It's 71° outside right now, but the humidity is 81% according to the Weather Underground.

So it is a little sticky.

Nice sunrise. I was going to put "looking east", but that would be silly, wouldn't it?


There is a hole in the clouds there, you can see it a little better in the next pic.






Kind of purty, don't cha think?











I did the usual, riding past the dam, but on the return leg I stopped by work to see if there was any coffee.

There was not.

I miss coffee.

I passed someone on an up-grade. I am so proud!

Today's ride achieved 25 miles. I did not bring the bike computer in, so I cannot amaze you with the no-doubt stupendous average speed.

I noticed there is about a half-hour difference between my "riding" time and my "gone-away from home" time. I guess that stop lights and water breaks account for that.



I cut my hair for the summer, but on the other hand, as it were, I haven't shaved for the summer. I've started wearing my Croakies again.

I am so sportif!

1 comment:

Deanne said...

Nice pics of the sunrise. I was still asleep (pretending to be as Jacob climbed into our bed asking if we were asleep still)at that time. The kid went to bed around midnight and still wanted to get up at 7:45. Croakies...haven't heard that word in ages. I have mine in my old desk drawer somewhere. Time to cook din-din. We're actually having breakfast for dinner tonight.

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