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Old 11-24-2013, 07:04 PM   #691
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This ride report indeed deserves to turn into a book one day. It has the same kind of quality as Neil Pearts "Ghost Rider". Well done, Anna! Well done indeed. :)
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Old 11-25-2013, 06:47 AM   #692
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I am definitely still enjoying this. I have come to like the pace at which updates come out.

I usually get sucked into a ride report and it's like chugging beer - absorbing as many pictures and anecdotes as possible in as little time as possible.

This is more like having a glass of scotch that makes you savor a single ounce over an hour or so.

I know which I prefer.
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Old 11-25-2013, 10:51 AM   #693
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This is more like having a glass of scotch that makes you savor a single ounce over an hour or so.

I know which I prefer.
Single malt, of course.....tp
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Old 11-26-2013, 01:01 PM   #694
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So----what happens with Billy already?
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Old 11-26-2013, 01:07 PM   #695
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So----what happens with Billy already?
Stay tuned for the next exciting edition of the adventures of Anna, our favorite ruffntuff writer... I'm curious too...
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Old 11-26-2013, 04:29 PM   #696
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Old 11-26-2013, 08:30 PM   #697
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Such a great story....we want more!
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Old 11-28-2013, 05:00 AM   #698
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Great story. It just goes to show that you don't need the latest and greatest to have a nice trip.

By the way, if you haven't done it yet, I'd say it is time for a new air filter and a valve check.
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Old 12-01-2013, 04:52 PM   #699
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I'm really enjoying reading this ride report - fantastic shots and a nice travelogue. You are quite adventurous!

I'm pretty new to ADV but a long time rider and I work at UVa in c'ville - did I see your bike parked behind the e-school last year? I feel like I remember suddenly seeing a Radian appear in the past year or so. I lusted after one back in the 80s when I was still on late 70s UJMs as an undergrad myself. I ride a vstrom you might've seen parked there some.

Keep coming with the report!
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Old 12-01-2013, 07:54 PM   #700
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Charlottesville REPRESENT!

Can't wait to read more.
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Old 12-02-2013, 05:54 AM   #701
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Afton, the gateway to Charlottesville AND Alaska.
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Old 12-02-2013, 02:05 PM   #702
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Anna you should consider having your trip published
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Old 12-04-2013, 05:00 AM   #703
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This is an amazing ride report! It really makes me want to make this trip as well, even though it feels like I've been to a number of these spots through reading your adventure. Keep them coming as you've got the time, they've been a treat to read.
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Old 12-04-2013, 02:22 PM   #704
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Anna,
Great ride report! Sorry about all the rain.

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Old 12-06-2013, 08:15 PM   #705
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Thank you Anna. You've sparked dreams I thought were lost forever.
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