"An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is an adventure wrongly considered."

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Spare parts

I don't think this is supposed to happen:
In short:  operator error!  These crank arms seem to have torque values
which I summarily ignored.
Fortunately, Pedro came to the rescue, and I was back on the road in two minutes
Just a little further up the road, and seven days earlier:
Have you ever tried to move a snapping turtle?
It might be easier to move a battleship . . . It ain't happenin'
Seems my intended good deed angered her.  As I circled around, she spun her body with me.  It was pretty cool to watch . . . she kept her head pointed straight at me.
If you think turtles are slow:  wrong . . . 
Every blogpost needs a couple of things:
First, photos of food and beer:
(from My last night in Rwanda)
And of course, a photo of a giant!