Originally Posted by DirtyDog
I've got tunnel vision by this point. A brief string of song lyrics are repeatedly playing in my head. The context of the lyrics in this place and time are nonsensical. I don't know why it pops in my head, maybe just to distract me from the fatigue, pain, and dehydration. I can't recall what song it was for Hardwood, but more often than not, it is a song that I don't particularly like. I try to force my head to choose a different song. It never works.
I thought I was the only person who had this happen while riding!
However stupid the song is, it helps me keep my rhythm while I'm trying not to bounce off the trees.