Search ahead, verify clear. Head check to verify clear to move left. Move left. Search ahead to verify clear again. Initiate turn. Complete turn.
I feel a little better. Cycling was as safe as ever this morning, but it was a little less fun.
"Oh! I have slipped the surly bonds of Earth, ... Put out my hand, and touched the face of God."
Cycling needs more such as Bruce.
Protection for the gate - Recently I applied waterproofing to the fences in our side yard. And, perhaps more importantly, installed a 'Killer Beware' sign on each gate and put locks...
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