Re: wanted: spare lungs.
On Fri, 13 Dec 2002 02:43:29 +0000, D_D <email@example.com> wrote:
>Bill Wheeler wrote:
>> On Thu, 12 Dec 2002 21:24:31 -0000, "Simon" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>>I woke up this morning to a dense, low lieing fog and an incrdedible urge to go out riding. Due
>>>to physical limitations (recovering from broken back) I knew I had to take things easy, but still
>>>I had to go. Lucky for me my "adult.bmx" still has a full length seatpost and so 45 minutes later
>>>I am all geared up and heading out.
>>> 1.5 miles of road riding from my front door and I am entering a network of towpaths and bridal
>>> ways. Deciding to head towards Nottingham castle I set off at a pace I would deem
>>> reasonable..........15 minutes later my lungs are on fire and some pretty nasty pains appear
>>> within my chest. So I stop, cough up what can only be described as not of this earth and then
>>> carry on. The rest of the day went well with surprisingly no more pains hassle and tiredness
>>> as such. Result: A day spent in the saddle of my adult.bmx covering a total of
>>>42.28 miles, legs feeling like jelly, extreme tiredness and a huge grin from ear to ear.
>>>This may seem like naff all distance, an excellent display of ****e fitness but I have not ridden
>>>for a year now due to injury and I live with a girl that smokes. So personally I think I done
>>>bloody well........next trip I shall take some photos for those that are interested.
>>>Simon.......Riding the bike he loves.
>> Good ride Simon! since when is 42 miles a "naff"<==WTF does that mean?
>'naff all' as in clog all, bugger all fu*k all. I have done clog all today = I have done
>naff on its own is something different.
>naff adjective BRITISH SLANG not stylish or fashionable, and therefore worthless He was wearing
>incredibly naff trousers in an awful bright colour. The way she sings is so naff, don't you think?
Bill The mind serves properly as a window glass rather than as a reflector, that is, the mind should
give an immediate view instead of an interpretation of the world.