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motorcycle memories -ocean beach

walking

watching

two

load motorcycles

onto a truck

stop and talk

about bikes

changes

provokes

feelings

of riding

crashing

invincibility !

almost all

lost in years ago

bounced around

over hills and through trees

yamaha

suzuki

recalls

a ride

memory

of a morning

pelting rain

to see her

veronica

the girlfriend

that said...

i'm sorry

around eleven

the night before

choosing not to stop

sped up, to say good-bye

met another

a night later

but will never forget

that

motorcycle.

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walking

watching

two

load motorcycles

onto a truck

stop and talk

about bikes

changes

provokes

feelings

of riding

crashing

invincibility !

almost all

lost in years ago

bounced around

over hills and through trees

yamaha

suzuki

recalls

a ride

memory

of a morning

pelting rain

to see her

veronica

the girlfriend

that said...

i'm sorry

around eleven

the night before

choosing not to stop

sped up, to say good-bye

met another

a night later

but will never forget

that

motorcycle.

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9

Hmmm

Jan. 30, 2012

haha - what's the hmmm ? and a twist is - the another - i mentioned / i married .

Jan. 31, 2012

Did you?

The hmmm was because you poem brings up memories.

Jan. 31, 2012

yes laura the future wife followed veronica the girlfriend -

and i really do miss that motorcycle - owned at different times three of them - but it was the one above i write about that i really miss - sold it to become lets say more responsible - used some of the money to buy a pick up truck - haha

Feb. 1, 2012

i have a few motorcycles that i miss , also .

Jan. 31, 2012

Bobby and his boys were great off road riders...mostly desert stuff..motorcycles r the modern day horses...and i love horses!!

Jan. 31, 2012

i think i would take a horse over a motorcycle - i have scant experiance with horses -

Jan. 31, 2012

At least they multiply before they depreciate.

Feb. 1, 2012

I know that feeling of invincibility all too well, but have lived long enough to see more than one of my friends lose their lives or their bikes. Sobers you.

Feb. 25, 2012

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