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Harry , you might oughta do some stretches before you do anything strenuous. I've heard that stretching before hand can eliminate pulled muscles. I think I'm going to have to some sort of stretching exercises before I go to bed, cause nowadays, I'm waking up sore.
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Feeling better today. Back butt quit being sore. Rode out again to state inspection station. States open 5 days a week. Closed today.

Maybe now you guys understand why I say I live 2 weeks from every where. Even the inspection stations here can afford to turn away business.

Felt good doing the wind the face shuffle though. Guess I'll brew up some bustelo in the shop and start to tackle the 1980 XLS turn signals next. I removed them after last year state inspection.
I am more of a hand signal style of rider. But, gotta cover the bases in case I get no cooperation.

Depends on the inspector. Tags are due on everything this time of year. Even my truck.
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Ya'll must have something similar to Georgia DOT. Ours is due on our birthdays. Did you have a birthday? Anyways, it's a sucky birthday present when you have many vehicles and motorcycles, especially the way we seem to acquire them. LOL.
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Miner was back in Feb. Just lucky I guess. Finally found a inspection station and gotta go to the tax office later on today for registration. One down. 2 to go.

It is a new inspection station in a new part of town I was unaware of. Google maps cannot even find it.
I was lucky asking a dude at a local repair shop if he knew of any. He informed me where, and mentioned, yeah, Pecos can be hard to find a inspection station .

Coffee in house tastes strange this morning. I think the wife put some of that Death by coffee coffee, in the house percolator. Lets see if this designer yuppie coffee has the same or better kick than my bustelo.
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Hi, everyone, and welcome to Friday. 12 hour shift for me. Working in the kitchen to feed my old peoples cause we're short on cooks. Then a 2 1/2 hour drive to my Mom's tonight. I'm not sure I'll have the energy to drink a beer later. Dang sure had coffee this morning starting at 6am.
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Starbucks breakfast blend for those that need a Sunday kickstart.

Getting sunburnt lately.
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Today I learned I really do need to replace my rear tyre
I got caught in a heavy shower on a twisty backroad this morning; normally the Pirellis are fine in the wet, but I got a little carried away winning a bet a few weeks ago and scrubbed it up a fair bit. That bit me in the ass today .
So, as a result, I've been researching tyres to see if there's anything new and better since my last set, all while devouring Lindt eggs over coffee.
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