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post #1 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-24-2017, 05:37 PM Thread Starter
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Coming home from work today they was a bunch of idiots out today had several close calls then I got bout 2 miles from home and got side swiped guy was on my side of the road luckly I was paying attention and was able to swerve just enough that all he did was knock off my reflector on my saddlebags
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post #2 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-24-2017, 05:51 PM
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Too close. But hang in there. You're still upright and breathing!
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Coming home from work today they was a bunch of idiots out today had several close calls then I got bout 2 miles from home and got side swiped guy was on my side of the road luckly I was paying attention and was able to swerve just enough that all he did was knock off my reflector on my saddlebags
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I don't have my bike but holy cripes its the same up here... With this spring-like weather in New England people are driving like they've lost their minds....
Glad to see you only got nicked.....but DAMN! that's too close for comfort...
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You're very lucky! There's a boat load of ass clowns out there... keep your head on a swivel and stay safe!

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PHEW Glad your OK. Sometimes better to be lucky than good.

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Hats off for YOU Sir, isn't it amazing how often this happen to forum members?

This one ended good....

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Would've had to change drawers after one like that. Glad you made it out and can write about it.

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Glad you're safe and sound, rainman!!!!!

That's scary stuff when that happens... Great head's up riding!!!!

Cheers!!!

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Geezus!! Too close!!



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