I interrupt this young lady’s food blog to discuss the many things that contributed to my purchase of a lovely vintage bicycle this afternoon.
I have wanted one for a while but suddenly all the forces of the internet combined to push me over the edge. Suddenly I found myself on the other side of town at a wonderful bike shop, the one everyone had been praising so enthusiastically, and staring down at a bike I was just moments away from purchasing.
The internet conspirators were as follows:
This music video:
The endless stream of gorgeous cycling street style photos like this one from The Sartorialist:
And finally, now that I am sans a student bus pass and walking everywhere, the city was feeling very large and I needed something to make it a little smaller.