During my workday, I usually take two 15 minute breaks to get away from my desk and to clear my head. I like to enjoy my breaks by taking a one mile walk around the block in the neighborhood where I work (I used to live in the neighborhood). I enjoy reading my Bible on my iPod touch and praying during these times in the midst of the traffic and city noise.
Recently, I have almost been hit by people riding bicycles on the sidewalk. I am not talking about young kids but rather adults who are not only riding on the sidewalk, but against traffic as well.
I rode my bike as a teenager and I rode with traffic and not on the sidewalk. I cannot figure out why bicyclists are compelled to use the sidewalk when that is meant for pedestrians?
Notice, I used the word “please” in the title…