I Bicycle

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    I was cycling across most of the United States

    when I was hit by a truck and almost killed. This is what comes to mind when asked about the general topic of "experiences" even though it was just over two years ago. I don't want anyone's pity or sympathy. just throwing that XP out there lol. Oh, and yes I still ride.
    velo73 velo73
    26-30, M
    1 Response Feb 6, 2014

    "Don't Own A Car"

    Or a truck or a van. I made that statement to a group a while back and someone said, "Me too." Then I found out he drove a truck. I've always loved riding a bike and often rode to work or other places when I didn't have to rush or carry a lot of stuff with me. I retired a few...
    AlbertSAT AlbertSAT
    66-70, M
    3 Responses Jun 27, 2012

    I Said Goodbye To A Fellow Cyclist Today

    This morning, a fellow bicyclist died along a street where I frequently ride. You see, I lost about half my eyesight about 25-30 years ago. (It was a circulatory problem; any more explanation would get too complicated.) It's a peripheral vision thing, so you wouldn't want me...
    xquseme xquseme
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Aug 28, 2012
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