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    Look! My Spine! RubenX's Avatar
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    Back in Arkansaw!

    I arrived yesterday. Feels good to be back. This morning I walked out on foot to buy a new car battery. At the autoparts store, they didn't had the right one for my car... gave me directions for the closest store that had it (5mi away). "It's really close" the guy behind me said. I got out and started walking. Few minutes later, same guy that was behind me on the line, pulled over on my side... "Geez, you are going there on foot? Hop in, I'll give you a ride".

    This nice retired marine, took me to autozone, waited and brought me back home. Good luck finding nice people like that in Puerto Rico, or Florida for that matter. Yeah, I'm happy to be back.
    "Hoy es un dia normal, pero yo voy a hacerlo intenso" ~ Juanes

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    derailleurs are overrated bigbenaugust's Avatar
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    Well, I hope you worked things out down there, sir. Welcome back to the actual United States!
    --Ben
    Carrboro Bike Coalition - putting the "bike" in "CARrboro" :)
    2011 Motobecane Fantom Cross Uno, 2009 Motobecane Fantom CX
    Previously: 2000 Trek 4500 (2000-2003), 2003 Novara Randonee (2003-2006), 2003 Giant Rainier (2003-2008), 2005 Xootr Swift (2005-2007), 2007 Nashbar 1x9 (2007-2011), 2011 Windsor Shetland (2011-2014)
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    long time visiter Alfster's Avatar
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    Nice story!

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    Pedaled too far. Artkansas's Avatar
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    Welcome back. Somehow the rain is not quite tropical.
    "He who serves all, best serves himself" Jack London

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    I don't care if you are on a unicycle, as long as you're not using a motor to get places you get props from me. We're here to support each other. Share ideas, and motivate one another to actually keep doing it.

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