Originally Posted by Big Bamboo
I assumed because he moved right that he was getting out of the way. So, as a bicyclist, do you swerve in front of overtaking traffic because you assume they know about your technique? Good luck with that...
If you had only moved all the way over into the oncoming lane to pass, it wouldn't have been an issue. Nobody was coming, so there was no reason for you not to do it. But rather than focus on behavior over which you have absolute control, you want to focus on the behavior of the other person.