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I used to be jealous of people who had grown up riding, who had never known a time before two wheels. And, to be sure, there’s no accounting for the skills you accumulate after years and years of riding.
But even though I do wish I had spent my childhood tearing up the dirt, I’m glad to have experienced life both with and without a motorcycle. It gives me a different perspective on exactly how motorcycles can change your life.
Falling in love with motorcycles as an adult is a funny thing — you’re still the same person you were before. You still have the same job, same family, same responsibilities… but somehow, everything’s different. [Read more…]