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Motorcycle shops and objects of desire

I took Connie in to a Seattle area Kawasaki dealer for her fender repair last weekend. It got busted when a guy backed into me at an intersection a couple weeks ago. There is something particularly awful about watching a … Continue reading

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Crescent City, Calif. to Bothell, Wash. – Dads in the breakdown lane

“Well I woke up Sunday morning, with no way to hold my head that didn’t hurt. The beer I had for breakfast wasn’t bad, so I had one more for dessert. Then I fumbled through my closet for my clothes, … Continue reading

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Delaying a ride and starting to heal

We delivered our 18-year-old daughter to college yesterday. I knew it would be difficult to say goodbye, but I didn’t expect the depth of my pain now that she is gone. The scene of her standing in the dormitory parking … Continue reading

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