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Anyone wanna slack on Thursday? 10/11

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I'm thinkin Meet up at bluff dale Valero at 10:00, ksu 10:15. Ride around some, a bit of gravel, and lunch at the chop house inside the Midland hotel in hico. Oh, about 11:45ish

I'm flex on times.
It's a nice forecast.
 

Yeeha! Stephen

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No gravel/dirt for my shined up wheels. I can meet you there no prob. Probably just do an out n' back for me.

Gotta repack and rest. Just got back from an 11-day trip, washed clothes, washed bike and I'm back out again on Friday for a long weekend.
 
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Want to but already committed to a ride down towards Corpus Christi. Plus you said gravel, lol.
 

mitchntx

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After the deluge of rain, the non-paved roads are likely to be in rough shape.

And just cleaned and lubed my chain ...
 

OldTLSDoug

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Even though Mitch is ruling out the gravel and water crossings, I am in. Need to try out the new seat farkle. Cough...adventure bike....cough
 
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Dahveed

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I would have been a definite maybe on this, but we're heading out Thursday on a week long ride. Enjoy and ride safe!
 

mitchntx

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Haters gonna hate ...

You people have fun, then. I'll go to the Spiral Diner.
 

OldTLSDoug

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Haters gonna hate ...

You people have fun, then. I'll go to the Spiral Diner.
You used to be less sensitive. Surely, you want to do the slacker ride. I haven't eaten at the place in Hico, should be fun. Plus I got a new seat to play with.:clap:
 

mitchntx

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Not when the Mrs wants the lawn mowed. :deal:
For years, I've hurried home on Thursdays to get the grass mowed for the weekend. Now, I might mow on a Tuesday morning or a Saturday afternoon.

Why? because I can ...

WooHoo!
 
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Our definition of a slacker here is: one who’d rather take a day to meetup with other twt ers, ride, eat and ride some more-instead of work.
I think that defines most of us on this board. However, a true slacker will give in rather than punch in at work.
 

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Thanks folks, I am now enlightened ��
Some of us old retired guys just can't keep up with the lingo.
Randy
 

OldTLSDoug

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Retired is nice. Sort of like having plenty of time for everything. Much different than worrying about when I can do this or that. Plus, if a slacker ride pops up, I can finally go on one. The seat concepts seat needs a workout and I will try shaming Mitch into riding the gravel stuff on his "adventure bike". Even though it is really clean right now and his chain is perfectly cleaned and lubricated.
 

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Might try to meet y'all there....looks pretty high faluting for a bunch of slackers.
Still 11:45?
 

mitchntx

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If there are no pictures I'm gonna be unhappy.
Here is a pic of the chop house wait staff taking our picture

That's the back of Ron's head.

A few roads Mary led us on I'd never been on. And what a fabulous day for a ride.

Cutting across Rough Creek Ranch was interesting
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OldTLSDoug

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I did not speed.....
I did not wheelie....
I rode conservatively......
We did do some dirt roads and a tiny water crossing (really a wet spot)

enjoyed it, great route Mary and the Chicken Fried Steak was awesome.

P.S. I cannot say how much fun the FZ1 was between Cranfills Gap and Iredell. Incredible ride, very nice toy.
 
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mitchntx

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My observations in red ...

I did not speed.....

I saw 120 once ...

I did not wheelie....

except for that one flying pass

I rode conservatively......

:giveup:


P.S. I cannot say how much fun the FZ1 was between Cranfills Gap and Iredell. Incredible ride, very nice toy.
 

OldTLSDoug

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That is so wrong. Luckily I was riding in the back so there is no evidence. I can't believe Ron hasn't posted up his food pics. Think he is smarting over being corrected about his phone usage? :rofl:
 
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