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Bike Commute Diaries: Brief Encounter on Caltrain

16 Jul

“Nice bike,” he said. “Nice bike,” I said. “Is that special edition Golden Gate Bridge orange? It goes with my dress.” “Yes, and it matches my pants.” “Can I take your picture for Silicon Valley Bike Style?” “Sure.”

The only way to meet people on your commute that’s better than riding transit is riding transit with a bike.

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About the Bike Commute Diaries: Launched in May 2012 for National Bike Month, this series explores the unexpected and surprising things I’ve learned about bicycling for transportation.

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Posted by on July 16, 2013 in Commute Diaries

 

2 responses to “Bike Commute Diaries: Brief Encounter on Caltrain

  1. Katie

    July 19, 2013 at 8:48 am

    I like the bike and the pants! Was that you who yelled my name riding home from work yesterday?

     
    • ladyfleur

      July 19, 2013 at 1:30 pm

      That was me! I noticed the guy in the bow tie ahead of you, then saw you. Your chartreuse bike really stands out.

       

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