another perfectly good motorcycle ruined.......

Friday, 23 July 2010


......so, friday afternoon, finish work, quick shave and shower and i'm at second-skin for a session with ben, 'the world's most handsome man', quick brew and down to work, we talk about 'festival of a 1000 bikes', tattoo's, mutual 'friend's', my ducati, rat's running across the road and getting squashed, ben's cat, my dog's, football, mz's, led zeppelin, the weather, roy, [ben's brother-in-law and my mate who sit's behind me at pride park or the home of the mighty, mighty, ram's, two week's 'til the new season, away to dirty, dirty leed's first match], the knocking shop across the street, chocolate hob-nobs, barse and jake turn up, we have a brew, ben get's his ape-hanger's out, [well, not his actual ape-hangers but the packaging that they arrived in, the bar's are at the powdercoaters for a good thrashing and painting in black], just another typical loveless afternoon then....



kicked the idea of trying to get to brand's this weekend into touch, we have to be realistic, the bike isn't ready and as ed [of fingy moto blog], told me we need to get the bike sorted before committing loads of money on race entries, van hire and days off work, i don't want to be standing in the pit's watching, i want to be out there, so i need to get my entry in for the cadwell meeting in august, get my finger out and sort the bike, found this lovely picture on e-bay believe it or not, love it, headlamp canked up at the stars, rust, paint peeling off the shed doors, mz badge on tank upside down, brilliant.........