If you're ever past Unity, Or

Discussion in 'Motorcycle Talk' started by Willow, Sep 13, 2012.


  1. Willow

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    You can pay your respects to Mikefsu. There is a road side memorial, 2.5 miles past Unity on Hwy 26, that Buz and Mark built. Mark, Buz, Candiya and I went out placed it there last Sunday.

    Here are some pictures from that day.

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  2. You did well; fellow rider, will do.



    EDIT: may be there this weekend
     
    #2 UhOh, Sep 13, 2012
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  3. Thank you.
     
  4. That last picture was pretty moving.
     
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  5. Very well done.

    Think you can post a google map link to the location?
     
  6. There is a solar powered light there as well, should look good in the evening.
     
  7. k4xbeemer

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    Very nice, and a touching reminder for all.
    Good job my friends of Mike.
     
  8. lena

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    Thank you. I will.
     
  9. Hey Willow, next time I get to ride with you, and If I ever ride with any of the rest of you guys, I owe each one of you a simple genuine handshake. Thank you guys, this is a very great thing you did. :mfclap:
     
    #9 subeng, Sep 13, 2012
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  10. Nothing but respect for you guys, that is so cool!

    Great job!
     
  11. Above and beyond for a friend never seems above and beyond at all.

    Great Job Guys
     
  12. One measure of Mike's character is the quality of those he chose for friends.
    Good (and difficult) job, you four. Again, best wishes to you.
     
  13. 1shinysideup

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    Good work keeping his memory alive, wish I had the opportunity to meet him.

    All the pictures look great, the last one really captures it for me.
     
  14. Willow

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    Thanks for your work gentlemen. I'll be out that way in less than a week and plan to make a stop.
     
  16. Candiya

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    What a day that was... sad, strange, scary, beautiful, quiet and, ultimately, comforting.

    I have some photos to add.

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    This is a photo that I took while sitting at the base. I wanted to remember the feel of the sun on my back, the pale, gritty soil beneath my fingers, and Mike smiling down on me.

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    And here are a few photos from the ride home.

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    #16 Candiya, Sep 14, 2012
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  17. Great job guys and gal! Very fitting for a truley amazing man.
     
  18. much respect, very honorable friends!:thumbup:
     
  19. This is really awesome. I hope to check it out one of these days.
     
  20. Candiya

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    If anyone happens to know in advance that they'll be stopping by the site, could you shoot me a PM? I have a request.
     
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