The doc blinks, “You didn’t do all of this at once…?” It was more statement or professional opinion than a question.
“No…a lifetime of dangerous things.” That got his attention.
“What kind of dangerous things?”
“Hard work, women, and motorcycles.”
“Yeah…that’d do it. Which one’s the most dangerous?”
“Heh…now THAT depends on the day, doesn’t it?”
Later, somewhat sobered by the choices that lie ahead of me: “I expect I’d live forever if I gave all those up.”
“So? You gonna give ’em up?”
I laughed, “What we be the point of living forever without ’em?”
I’ll see you on the road.
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