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Pirates of the Burley Griffin
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Encounters On A Corner 
21st-May-2010 04:52 pm
Open Road!

The closest corner to where I live seems to be a trouble magnet. Earlier this week I came across a cyclist trying to change her very first flat tyre in the dark, and not really knowing what to do. This afternoon a motorcyclist had run out of petrol and he needed to know where the nearest service station was.

Fortunately I was walking past and able to help both times: a lit garage, the right tools, and some tutoring for the cyclist, and pulling up a street map on the iPhone for the motorcyclist. I wonder who I'll find there next time?

21st-May-2010 07:23 am (UTC)

I always get asked for directions when I am overseas. Once in the New York, once in Copenhagen and once in London. And, yeah, I knew how to get where they wanted to go.
21st-May-2010 08:00 am (UTC)
Cool! Must add to the fun of travelling.
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