Author Topic: Year of the Goose Part 2  (Read 951 times)

Offline gary martin

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Year of the Goose Part 2
« on: April 27, 2015, 06:58:54 AM »
Car and Driver scribe and newbie rider continues with his tale . . .


http://blog.caranddriver.com/year-of-the-goose-part-2-educational-anxiety-and-rattlesnake-bar/
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Offline Bill Hagan

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Re: Year of the Goose Part 2
« Reply #1 on: April 27, 2015, 08:27:22 AM »

Enjoyed that.  As I did part 1 (link inside #2).

Quite a few memorable lines.

Thanks for posting.

Bill


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Re: Year of the Goose Part 2
« Reply #2 on: April 27, 2015, 06:24:42 PM »
Very interesting.  A lot of first time riders have the same misgivings.  It's worth a read, folks and only takes a few minutes.

Offline Chuck in Indiana

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Re: Year of the Goose Part 2
« Reply #3 on: April 27, 2015, 06:40:55 PM »
Two quotes..
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Hubris is the enemy of good health on one of these machines.
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On a motorcycle, relaxation is not just an asset, itís a necessity.
yep, he gets it.
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