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Old 04-19-2013, 08:53 AM   #28284
El Guero
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Originally Posted by moodfart View Post
Girlfriend does the same thing on the road with her bike, and it scares the shit out of me. Few weeks ago she crossed the double line on a downhill blind curve to get around a parked truck doing about 30mph. Had there been a car coming the other way, she would have been a hood ornament. I try to not be an asshole, but when my heart jumps out of my chest at a completely stupid and preventable move pulled by a borderline brilliant loved one, it's hard to be polite. I've put the cabosh on motorcycle license for her if I'm in the picture, she's just not careful enough.
Sounds about right... I'm considering that I'm going to have to slow down just to stick close to her until she can gain some situational awareness.

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