Wednesday

Arlo Guthrie's Motorcycle Song


Sometimes, like on Mondays, a good story gets the juice flowing. Yesterday was my SECOND riding lesson on the VESPA. This song kept running through my head. Then all of a sudden I saw a pole. And it was the day I saw a tree in front of me when I was practicing shifting gears all over again. Arlo tells it better courtesy of "jguth3" at YouTube.



There was a cop, but he just waved. RD almost had a panic attack, but he recovered very well, especially when I swerved around the pole. Me? At the last minute I remembered to stop fixating on the pole. I swerved and accelerated. Then stopped. Note to self: Get to the bottom of your fixation for trees and light poles.

Of course, you know this is just the beginning of my Vespa Ventures.

See you on the road

2 comments:

  1. I don't want a Pickle, just want to ride my motorycycel.......I dont to die, just want to ride my ...

    You'll learn the Vspa. Watch the bars. They are much lighter and quicker than bikes.

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  2. Vespas were quite popular when I was in high school in the '60s, but I never had the courage to ride one. Hooray for Donna for doing it!

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