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Old 10-23-03, 02:11 AM   #1
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What can you see right now?

This is the sort of rubbish I come home to every evening. Don't all feel sorry for me at once -- the view from where I live.
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Old 10-23-03, 03:05 AM   #2
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Nice... very nice! (have a room for rent? )
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This. Yes, those whitish grey streaks is snow falling.
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Chris L, I'm sure that you have everyones sympathy at BF. I mean whats the matter with snow and not being able to ride 4-6 months of the year.
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At the moment I'm at the office so look out over Edinburgh towards Fife, over the river. (I also look out over a large flat window where 3 exhibitionist young ladies like to saunter about with no clothes on- to the delight/consternation of staff in our offices)

At home I look over the river to the Forth Bridges and up to Blackness Castle.
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I'm looking at this...
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This is actually a reverse view of what I am looking at right now my office is on the other side of those trees
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I see the back of my co workers head. He's ugly, and I'm strait as well. So, really, on a vew basis, it's not great.

I can look out the window and see:


Which is ok.

I'd rather see


Not that I know anything about sailing, but it sure seems idealic.

Edit: add:

I'd sell my bikes and buy a simple beach cruiser that I'd store aboard..

And I'd cruise around the world to meet all the BF people I see here.

Chris, you officially suck for making me hate my view !

Course, I like my house: comes complete with a loving wife, great daughter, my bikes, my jeep, and assorted chores I need to do..

Ok Chris, you're back on the OK list again...
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i see many computers, servers, and ugly walls.
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Chris, you have my sincere condolences. No one should have to suffer through that debilitating distraction on a daily basis. So here's my proposition, let's exchange places for the next 6 months. You can come up to the states and be dazzled by our ice and snow storms and I'll go down there and save you from that disquieting scenery.
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Chris, you have my sincere condolences. No one should have to suffer through that debilitating distraction on a daily basis. So here's my proposition, let's exchange places for the next 6 months. You can come up to the states and be dazzled by our ice and snow storms and I'll go down there and save you from that disquieting scenery.
Chris I will one up him you've said on several occasions that you would love to ride in the rain some. Well we've got plenty of that here I recommend November through July. I am willing to trade anytime just PM me.
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I am staring at Dodger Stadium...Now the Hollywood sign...Now the Capitol Records building.

Yes, it is that clear today.
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Chip - BikeForums at work!? You should be ashamed of yourself!

Chris - you should move, nobody should be forced to live under those conditions.

As for me - I'm looking at the Manhattan skyline from across the river with only a small tree in the way.
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Old 10-23-03, 09:31 PM   #15
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Chris I will one up him you've said on several occasions that you would love to ride in the rain some. Well we've got plenty of that here I recommend November through July. I am willing to trade anytime just PM me.
No way! November's the start of the "wet season" here -- and I'll have some of that exotic passionfruit later in the year. Guess I just have to put up with it for a little longer yet.
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Closed blinds, through which I get the occasional climpse of the security bars at the window
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Believe it or not the door is metal plated with special security locks.. they tell me it's to keep others out but I'm not so sure...
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Chris! What's the view of? Looks kinda familiar. Didn't know you lived in a place with a view like that. Looks a bit like some sunset pics i have of Oz. Got some good ones of when i was in Noosa and the Glasshouse and Blackall mountains. How's it goin by the way?

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Staying home from work today, and just got back from walking the dogs. Here's the view from right up the path from my house:

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ah beautiful downtown Portland. I just found out from a freind in San Diego he is coming up for the STP this year looks like my 3rd year I guess I am becoming a vet.
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a few friendly trees along the path:

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Chris! What's the view of? Looks kinda familiar. Didn't know you lived in a place with a view like that. Looks a bit like some sunset pics i have of Oz. Got some good ones of when i was in Noosa and the Glasshouse and Blackall mountains. How's it goin by the way?
Hi Greg, long time no hear! That's the view over Dunlop's Canal at Mermaid Waters, with the Beechmont Range in the background. You must have got some great shots in the Glasshouse Mountains, I'm leading a ride up there next weekend.

Feel free to drop in sometime!
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