On Songs to Bike to 101 (pt V)
With only eight days left until this year’s MS 150, I’ve been riding like a crazy person. Must be strong! Must be tough! At least tough enough to make it through another Tour de Dixmont. And apparently, carnage reigns in this burgh: on the road today I saw two dead birds, two dead squirrels, a dead mouse, a dead mole, a dead porcupine, and a dead rat. All within 20 miles! We’re all moving targets here, I’m afraid.
Today’s song in my head was almost apropos: “500 Miles” by the Proclaimers. Granted, I wasn’t walking. Granted, I didn’t ride 500 miles, though I’ve ridden more than that since school got out. But it’s a marching song, and by golly, it’ll make those legs work.
Here you go: