This setback was not a total disaster since motos go inside of U-Hauls pretty easily and we got back to the Bay Area Tuesday night at 9:30p.
Click below to see the 40 photos from the trip.
|Santa Barbara Moto Trip|
One of the funnier anectodes is from Monday morning -- while wandering on State St. in Santa Barbara Derek and I went into Sur La Table. We were just about to transact at the counter when a man bustled into the store and made a beeline to the sales assistant -- a nice young lady who looked completely nonplussed by his request-- "excuse me, can I use your phone for an emergency?" she agreed and he then made a call and said
"yeah man, the rat got loose from my pocket in the car and he's missing... i gotta find him -- can you meet me at the corner?"
he then promptly hung up, thanked the young woman and ran out of the store. I made a mental note that this must happen all the time and what a curious phenomenon. Seconds later Derek remarked to me
"no way, there's a cat riding by the window on the back of a dog".
Somehow that didn't really register until I turned to see it for myself. Today I was told this guy is famous and to look at YOUTUBE to see more. So here's Gregory's story about his animal pyramid: