You Know They Trust You When…

Day’s Verse:
Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys, and where thieves do not break in and steal; for where your treasure is, there your heart will also be.
Matthew 6:19-21

…the bike shop loans you this overnight:

Taking this titanium-and-carbon bike for a 35-mile spin this morning was kind of like going from a 386 to a dual-core processor. Or a Razor to a Harley. Or a Easy Mac (shudder! Yes, even I have consumed Easy Mac, in the desperate ravenous hours of college freshmanhood) to a seven-course gourmet meal. Or a disposable Rite Aid (their slogan: With us, it’s personal. Does that not sound vaguely threatening?) point-and-shoot to a digital SLR. Or a piece of charcoal to a fountain pen. The sneaky people at the bike shop knew that all I needed was a few hours in the saddle of a titanium bike to virtually guarantee my (extravagant) purchase of either the Seven Axiom SG or Alaris. Continue Reading >>