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I, like all riders in my country, wave at every other motorcycle rider... especially young kids on 125 cc...
i remember very well the proud feeling... when i was kid... to be waved by mature experienced riders on big motorbikes
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Quite right; that’s the way it should be. And don’t the kids love it when someone on a Harley waves at them!
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Quite right; that’s the way it should be. And don’t the kids love it when someone on a Harley waves at them!
oh sorry...i don't undetstand well the meaning of the speech... if positive or negative... anyway in Italy young kids are happy even if the man who wave at them is on a HD... especially a nimble Sporty... kids love HDs in my country... superb and often grown up crotch rocket riders don't... most of the times they use their high tech superbikes like a bar hopper though... also they use their bikes only well north of 18 celsius... very hard, battle hardened strong men...

once in a while you meet also an experienced pilot on a modern superbike... or on a bike even less than high tech... on that moments i wear my hood of humility...

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Really? I wave (well, nod, anyway) at everyone; whatever they're wearing and whatever they're riding.
Same here, even motor police (they seem surprised when I do that )
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