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rode all day , went too a memorial, jo jo james, no biggy,, sad,,,, but no biggy,,, people dying left and right, came home sat with my neighbor crabb ,,,talked,,, he was sharpening,, a chain saw blade,, sat over there for over an hour ,, go to leave,, started the sporty in gear,, she flops like a FISH on left side .. I laugh,we try to pick up,, she,s stuck ,,,left peg,, not the gear shifter,, she was stuck on lil slag of concreate,, had too turn the sporty 180 degress,,, to get her up,, for lil concreate slag,,,,,,damdest thing,,
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Yeah, that starter motor will make the bike get up and go. I did that once and ruined a nice Lockhart oil cooler.
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Pulled into my crowded garage once, hit the remote garage door closer, bulb was blown out on the automatic overhead light. Parked pretty close to lathe. Forgot to put kickstand down, in the dark, tipped over. Hit the on lever for the lathe. In the dark, trying to grapple with bike leaned over, chuck spinning too close...
Don't drink and park.
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I like the one where I kick and kick and then realize kill switch is on.
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