Originally Posted by swimmer
No one made any mention of money, just the referenced Honda. No one suggested he spend more than the Honda cost for a different motorcycle.
The implication was there I think, and certainly there is a strong undertones in this thread of the necessity of buying an exotic machine to help you "live life".
Life happens on the open road, and the more miles you can put on out there the better the life, in my not so humble opinion. Seems some people lose sight of it, especially with how quickly they can call other motorcycles "reliable and boring".
Just my two cents.