32 miles from my apartment to the Bike Hub secure lockup at Union Station. Access controlled, $5 a week. From there a 1-mile walk to the courthouse.
2.5 hours door to door, about 1 hour more than if I’d driven. Cool, sweat-free LA morning.
I saw, viscerally, how a bike isn’t a toy. At court everyone already looked beaten, exhausted, straining for beer-thirty.
My beautiful day had just begun.
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