Saturday, May 30, 2009

Saturday Morning

Another Saturday, another non-ride.

I DID get up to fifty miles for the week, commuting, in spite of a non-riding Monday.

And I DID get the average speed up to just over 12 mph. Observe:

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You may also observe the poppies.

IN ANSWER to the question about the sunflowers, observe:

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Observe the dew. It glistens in the morning camera flash.

A broader view of same:

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With poppies and marigolds, and assorted weeds.

The misty morning continued all day. It was almost rain-like. It would have been a very pleasant ride home, but I was trying to keep that Average Speed over twelve. I hear people talking about their twenty mph commutes and such, I'm pedaling like a madman, and breathing like a whipped horse, just to do the twelve! It must be a whole 'nuther plane of existence!

1 comment:

Deanne said...

Flowers are beautiful! I tried to grow marigolds but something keeps eating them. Don't think it's snails. I'll have to take a picture of what I think are my sunflowers.

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