Zen and the ambiance of winter trade shows Reply

Review by Harold & Marge EdwardsReviewer Edwards

From a practical point, displaying the basics or even the accoutrements of such summer activities as boating, cottage life or motorcycling seems to make no commercial sense. However, given the psyche of aficionados of these past-times, two aspects are served. First, the anticipatory attitude primes one to make purchases- necessary or just wishful; and it also provides a welcome break from the blahs!

Marge daydreaming on a potential new bike!

Marge daydreaming on a potential new bike!

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An “O.F.’s” Bucket list start; or what we did… Reply

Review by Danny GaisinreviewerDGcolor

The initials abbreviate the term ‘Old Fart’ – and refer not only to the endemic gastric condition that occurs with aging; but to a mental state as well. This particular O.F. took to finally realizing a lifelong ambition to motorcycle drive by purchasing a Vespa™ scooter as a personal 70th birthday present to me. Three years later, we’ve moved up to a 750cc Honda, familiarly called ‘Rhonda’ and enjoyed her so much that the 2-week winter break seemed a fortuitous time to schlep her down south for some sunny winter riding.  However, CAVEATS!!!

Terry & her Harley-riding celebrants. Dec. 2012

Terry & her Harley-riding celebrants. Dec. 2012

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