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post #1 of 5 Old Apr 16th, 2014, 4:57 pm Thread Starter
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The Grim Reaper

Got to wave at the Grim Reaper as he drove past me today. In my case it was an attractive 30 something female in a Toyota SUV. I stopped at a red light. When the light turned green I looked to my left as I always do before entering the intersection and looked into his eyes as he ran the red light at a full 40 miles per hour or more. A car coming the opposite direction from me also escaped death as they were able to stop just short of the center line. Had I not looked, I likely would have been struck in the drivers door at 40 MPH or more. I am posting this to say that habits I have developed while riding my motorcycles almost certainly saved my life today. A 40 MPH T-bone in the drivers door is not normally survivable.

Ride like they're all idiots, because some of them are.


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post #2 of 5 Old Apr 16th, 2014, 5:01 pm
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+1 for sure.
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post #3 of 5 Old Apr 16th, 2014, 7:44 pm
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+1

except.... "some of them are "

Actually most of them are !

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Glad to hear you are ok, due to your habits!

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Re: The Grim Reaper

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Actually most of them are !
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