Spike Jones wrote:
> > GBurch1@aol.com wrote: ...motorcycles: I sincerely hope all you old farts
> > who are either riding or considering it haven't had as much degradation in
> > your reflexes as I have in the last ten years or so. Of course, some of my
> > decision to give up on bikes may have been my seeming inability to ride
> > anywhere but On the Edge . . .
> Im not nearly so on the edge as I used to be. In fact Im practically
> in the middle these days. But Im not ready to give up motorcycles.
> Yet. spike
Heh. I burned up the engine in my Corolla (fun nimble little car),
replaced it with a rebuilt one that promptly blew the head gasket, and
now I drive a (shudder) Plymouth Acclaim that my boss sold to me,
cheap. Automatic transmission, ponderous handling, *cruise control*, a
CV joint that complains above 65 mph, and it's No Damn Fun.
I feel old. But flying a mach 5 rocket plane will probably rejuvenate
-- Doug Jones Rocket Plumber, XCOR Aerospace http://www.xcor-aerospace.com
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