Shared path idiots

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Shared path idiots

Postby duncanm » Thu Mar 24, 2011 7:49 pm

Many of you will know the Shrimpton's creek path in Macquarie Park/North Ryde.

Its narrow, winding, with many blind corners and peds.

So I was tootling along there this arvo at a moderate speed with a guy behind me and there were peds coming up in front; 2 walking in my direction and another three coming the other way. The two groups were about to pass each other.

I slowed to let them organise themselves, and the dimwit behind me decided this was an opportune time to pass; had the three scattering off the path at a great rate of knots.

I apologised to them all for his carelessness as I rolled past.

You sir, are an idiot.

That is all.
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by BNA » Thu Mar 24, 2011 8:42 pm

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Re: Shared path idiots

Postby wombatK » Thu Mar 24, 2011 8:42 pm

duncanm wrote:I apologised to them all for his carelessness as I rolled past.

Harden up dunc ! Don't waste your time apologizing for someone else's stupidity.

Just say a prayer that Darwin's Law will catch up with him sooner rather than later.

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Re: Shared path idiots

Postby ColinOldnCranky » Thu Mar 24, 2011 10:20 pm

Hot damn! I'd be buggered just riding up to the start line.

How long would the track be?
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