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Bonfire abused at zebra crossing

By bonfire 23 September 2005 26

Last night I was on my way to a political engagement. I started the Stanley steamer, pulled onto the road and proceeded in a northerly direction. I turn a corner, enter a side street in which the road was divided 4 lanes with a concrete strip up the centre. I approached a zebra crossing and saw the pedestrian step onto the crossing on the other side of the divided road. At the speed I was travelling I knew I’d be through before he reached the divide. As I crossed the zebra part on my side, he reached the central divide and screamed ‘arsehole’ (I don’t think it was lurkergal unless she has a potbelly and a beard, but hey, you never know).

My question to the riotact masses is ‘was I in the right?’ should I have stopped as soon as I saw him step onto the other side of the divided road zebra strip ? Was he misdirecting anger after a hard day ?

Am I in fact, an arsehole ? Did I break the law ?

Or did I just act as I should have.

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bulldog 5:11 pm 27 Sep 05

To quote David Caradine in Kung Fu; “The monkey does not know why he is the monkey, yet he still climbs in the trees”.

bonfire 4:43 pm 27 Sep 05

RG – several people keep saying this, but i dont know why.

RandomGit 6:24 pm 26 Sep 05

You are an asshole bonfire, but not for the pedestrian crossing thing.

bonfire 3:06 pm 26 Sep 05

brain fart, i meant to say one of my neighbours has erected a cat run in his backyard.

Samuel Gordon-Stewart 2:57 pm 26 Sep 05

You have owners Bonfire? What species are you?

bonfire 10:22 am 26 Sep 05

funny you should mention cats, i note one of my owners has erected a cat run in his backyard.

i was watching the cat wander along in his cage liek enclosure yesterday. he seemed depressed.

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