Friday, August 07, 2009

Friday

I was saddened to learn of the passing of the Fat Cyclist's wife, Susan. My condolences go out to her family.

I borrowed this picture from the Fat Cyclist blog, www.fatcyclist.com



I went for a bike ride today, a Dam Ride. It went pretty well. After doing the Lake Murray thing near the end, I headed over to east La Mesa Blvd. to see if the low rider had arrived at work. It had now, but this nifty Can-Am Spyder trike was sitting in this little niche. What a cutie!

2009August07 bike ride
Yes, I COULD have cropped the conduits, but I kinda have a thing about pipe.

I was wondering if this vehicle leans like a motorcycle when turning, the FAQ says it does not. So it is basically a three-wheeled car, like some of the old Morgans.

Least I forget, I picked up some rocks on the Jackson Drive Hill.

There were a lot of people out this morning, both on the Father J. Serra Trail and the Lake Murray perimeter road. I saw the lady with her dog in the bike basket, and I saw the blond chick.

I seem to have accumulated 66.02 miles this week. Amazing.

I learned that the frog I found the other day, you remember, the one I thought was some sort of Disney product, was actually a kid's meal promotional toy from Wendy's. Now we all can rest easy.

Did I mention it was pretty overcast all during the ride? And I didn't sunscreen. I will probably be burnt tonight!

1 comment:

Deanne said...

So sad about Susan. Thank you for telling me about Fatty's blogs a few years back. He and Susan are truly an inspiration. I loved his honesty and her bravery. I loved reading his blog today and how they met,etc. Win!

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