Copyright 2013, John Flaherty
There was once a little bicycle shop, ordinary in every way, except for the people associated with it. Brian the owner, the employees, and many of the customers were the most interesting and eccentric people I have ever met. That’s what this book is about. I have changed the location and the names to protect those involved. Everything else is true, exactly as it happened. The bike shop lasted five years before it came to a strange end. Welcome to the story of the shop and it’s people. Continue reading “Five Years In The Bike Shop”
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It has been proven that if you exercise, you will add about two years to your life. However, you will use the two years exercising.
Walking uses more power than a 150-watt lightbulb.