Newbie update-update

Discussion in 'Beginners' started by postman, 28 Oct 2007.

  1. postman

    postman Legendary Member

    Meanwood ,Leeds
    Our newbie Charles insists we go out next Saturday.This morning his wife was taking him shopping after church to Edinburgh Cycles in Chapel Allerton for his first helmet.Should we tell them it is all down hill from now on.You know what is next?.But darling i do need that new bike just to keep up.
  2. ghitchen

    ghitchen Well-Known Member

    Gullane, Scotland
    You could try telling them it's all down hill, but I suspect they will soon discover that some bits are up hill. xx(
  3. ...the "second bike justification speech" is the 'uphill stretch'... xx(
  4. bonj2

    bonj2 Guest

    All this talk of 'permission' to upgrade/buy a part, 'second bike justification speech', 'sneaking out while she's playing with the kids/cooking/not looking/doing her hair', 'taking him shopping for a helmet', etc. makes me glad i'm single. xx(:rolleyes:
  5. col

    col Veteran

    You have to be in a solid relationship,to understand bonj.Belive me,the pros out weigh the cons massively.:tongue:
  6. Elmer Fudd

    Elmer Fudd Miserable Old Bar Steward

    Have to agree col, I like to keep my bike clean, but I let SWMBO polish my bell on a regular basis :tongue: xx(
  7. col

    col Veteran

  8. All the churchgoing, cowering women in your parish are grateful to you bonj..! xx(
  9. cyclebum

    cyclebum Senior Member

    I feel so sorry for you guys, as we all know it's a woman's perogative to shop and use the old, 'oh this, bought it ages ago just haven't got round to using it yet' :blush::biggrin::biggrin:
  10. Arch

    Arch Married to Night Train

    Salford, UK

    The trick is to find someone who shares all the same little weaknesses...
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