- it happened on a sunny day,
- in the daylight,
- in a place with a nice grassy shoulder to pull off on, and
- that the whole repair took less than five minutes.
Also, here's a photo of Austen and me fixing a flat on Cape Cod last week. I've been flogging this one all over the internets because it is entered in Clif Bar's "Meet the moment" contest. Feel free to click on the link and share it via the various social networks- if I get enough shares and likes and repins and plusses, I just might be in contention for the grand prize!