Sixth sense

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Sixth sense

Postby Cunobelin » Sat May 24, 2014 9:14 am

Sometimes one wonders about your "sixth sense"

Yesterday coming down through Cams Hall on the Gekko trike, the lights were red, and I looked in my mirror.

I just "felt" that the car behind was too fast and "not right" so I pulled into the slip and the Cams Hall estate.

I am so glad I listened to that feeling, as I f I had simply stopped at the lights......

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Yesterday coming down through Cams Hall on the Gekko trike, the lights were red, and I looked in my mirror.

I just "felt" that the car behind was too fast and "not right" so I pulled into the slip and the Cams Hall estate.

I am so glad I listened to that feeling, as if I had simply stopped at the lights......

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Re: Sixth sense

Postby gaz » Sat May 24, 2014 9:45 am

Not sure about sixth sense but your post gives me a curious feeling of déjà vu :wink: .
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Re: Sixth sense

Postby reohn2 » Sat May 24, 2014 10:41 am

It does come in useful,with varying results but never negative,unless it's not heeded.
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Re: Sixth sense

Postby Redvee » Sat May 24, 2014 11:42 am

Could have done with my sixth sense working here.



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Re: Sixth sense

Postby [XAP]Bob » Sat May 24, 2014 10:59 pm

Damned if you stop, squashed if you don't more like...
A shortcut has to be a challenge, otherwise it would just be the way.
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Re: Sixth sense

Postby karlt » Tue May 27, 2014 1:30 pm

Redvee wrote:Could have done with my sixth sense working here.



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cL5-10asSP8

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Re: Sixth sense

Postby [XAP]Bob » Tue May 27, 2014 1:38 pm

Probably just that the driver wasn't planning on stopping for the light...
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