Thursday, July 2, 2015

Harmony Restored

Al has his road bike back. With a new frame thanks to Trek and the folks at our local bike stop, All4Cycling.

The cat and I are deeply grateful.

He is much easier to live with now.

While he waited for the replacement for his cracked frame, he used his old mountain bike. Remember, we ride a lot. It is the hot and humid Miami summer. The old mountain bike has a plush ride, but you use a lot of energy keeping up with road bikes if you are riding a mountain bike. We scaled back the miles on our rides. We gave ourselves treats. But nothing can soothe or soften the grumpiness of a man whose favorite toy, his lovely road bike, has been taken away.

But now the road bike is back. Harmony is restored in our little world.





3 comments:

  1. We get attached to riding on certain bicycles, and when they become unavailable for some reason, we go into the mode of yelling at the kids to get off the lawn!

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  2. I know how he felt....glad that harmony has returned....

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  3. A happy husband makes for a happy home. (Smile)

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