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Old 01-29-2013, 08:45 AM   #273
ducnut
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Originally Posted by old fart bob View Post
Don't be like me. I got out of college in 1965 and thought about roaming around the world for a couple of years. I was brought up on the philosophy of getting a job, working hard, save your money and when you retire, then it's time to play. Only one problem with that thought. Now I'm retired. It's time to play. I have the money but my right knee is gone. I just got out of a total knee replacement surgery a couple of weeks ago and the idea of a long ride anywhere is totally out of the question. The rest of my body is in good condition but standing on the pegs floating over the bumps for extended time is only a dream.
Get serious, with your rehab. It'll take some time, but, you'll be surprised how much better your knee can get. Also, highway pegs will be of great benefit.
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