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Old 07-13-2007, 03:55 PM   #362
Gary B.
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CR-Thanks for sharing. We all bitch about bikes, roads, other drivers, weather, etc., but reading this should make us all realize things are way easier these days than our grandfathers had it...

Hard to imagine...16 years old, taking off on a long trip like that, no motel reservations, no GPS (I don't think he even mentioned a map!), no huge luggage system, just taking off and dealing with whatever comes up. Many of us can learn from this.

Oh, and 54 MPG!!!!
"Male menopause is a lot more fun than female menopause. With female menopause you gain weight and get hot flashes. Male menopause ? you get to date young girls and drive motorcycles."----- John Wayne

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'06 Suzuki DR650SE
'06 Kawasaki Concours - 2up Cruiser
'99 Yamaha YZ400
'05 KTM 125SX-SOLD!!!
'90 KTM LC4-the bike's gone, but the memory remains, along with the oil spots on the floor
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