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    Realist Greg180's Avatar
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    A chapter completed

    My mother has passed away

    Cancer

    My wife battles the same disease

    My bike beckons

    But I have no energy

    I know that I will ride again

    But today I just look at the bike

    Tomorrow I will ride

    There is always tomorrow...

    There is always tomorrow

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    Fourth Degree Legend junkyard's Avatar
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    I am very sorry for your loss. Best wishes for the future.
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    The caveat with a strap-on, of course, is you will have to get creative with a couple of lock cables and an anchor point

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    Dude wheres my guads? skinnyone's Avatar
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    feel for you man. Hang in there.

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    Wow. That's rough. Hang in there.

    Prayers for your wife.
    The search for inner peace continues...

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    J3L 2404 gbcb's Avatar
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    That's really rough, Greg . I was diagnosed with cancer 19 years ago (fine now), just after my grandmother (mom's mom) passed away, also from cancer. It was really tough on my mom -- much more than on me -- and I wouldn't wish that on anyone.

    As skinnyone said, hang in there. Maybe try a good long sleep because it's not just a trite cliché... tomorrow really is another day.

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    I have no words. Use your next ride to feel alive. Best wishes for a good outcome.
    Slow, but at least still moving...

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    Good luck, and hang in there.

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