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Floats like a butterfly, faster than a bee

Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by Mac66, 2 Apr 2008.

  1. Mac66

    Mac66 Senior Member

    Cycling home into a strong head wind yesterday, I saw a black blob floating at head height just ahead of me, at the bandits at 2 o'clock position.

    As I continued to peadal in an effort not to be blown to a stand-still, I gained on the blob and noticed that it was a large bumble bee and then had the rather bizarre sight of the bee going slowly backward as I passed it.

    So finally, I've outsprinted something :biggrin::biggrin:
  2. domtyler

    domtyler Über Member

    Top banana! ;)
  3. Maz

    Maz Guru

    Nice one, Mac...and was it also going zzub zzub zzub? ;)
  4. OP

    Mac66 Senior Member