Oct 13, 2003 3:53 PM
|read the whole article.............
|re: Once again.......||rdbike|
Oct 13, 2003 4:05 PM
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|Well, at least this one's not as sad ...||Humma Hah|
Oct 13, 2003 4:15 PM
|... It would be really interesting to have the authorities interview this woman to see if she has any close relatives or acquaintances who cycle, or if she's ever been a cyclist. My bet is, no. This is based on an observation made many years ago that people who said they never saw the motorcyclist, had never been a motorcyclist and nobody close to them had. Some funny trick in the mind just keeps motorcycles from registering with these people.
The same is probably true of bikes, and maybe pets, kids, pedestriang ...
Either that, or she's developed a blind spot, and doesn't realize it. Happened to my mother at about that age.