ever have someone tell you to stand up straight? look you in the eye when they're talking?

not personal

“It’s just that they don’t stop at stop signs or red lights or when I’m in the crosswalk with my kid and my dog,” he told me.

“I hear ya’. Everybody hates cyclists,” I agreed.

Neither of us said anything more while we waited with lunch in our hands for the light to change.

“Let me rephrase that. Everybody hates everybody.”

“But, not like it’s personal or anything.”

“Right. Exactly.”


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