I ride a xr650l and your report was one I used when I decided on which bike to ride. God bless and god speed!
One things for sure you really.........LIVED!! On your terms and I admire you for that.
It felt weird typing this , ....surely they got the internet in heaven......
"I feel like a mosquito in a nudist camp, I know what I gotta do, I'm just not quite sure where to get started"!!