Bicycle Rage

I was walking the dog this morning, and chatting to a perfectly nice couple about our respective dogs (dog owners do this sort of thing) on the path just above the beach.

Along came a little gaggle of bicyclists, and their leader started shouting obscenities at my new acquaintances, apparently because their dog – which was on a lead and being perfectly well-behaved – had caused them to slow down.

What is it about bicycles that caused their riders to be so often bad-tempered? They are always shouting abuse at cars.  It is the funny tight plastic clothes they wear, I wonder?

Advertisements

1 Comment

Filed under News from at home, Uncategorized

One response to “Bicycle Rage

  1. Lucy Fenwick Elliott

    Indeed. Brightly coloured lycra has been scientifically proven to make bicycle riders 63% less agreeable than the people in their nice comfy cars.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s