Until this afternoon, I had never ridden a scooter.
When I first stepped on I was shocked at how easy it wasn't. Well, I guess I should say it wasn't as easy as I had always assumed it was.
I got the hang of it pretty quickly though and before long I was flying down hills...announcing my joy to the world with shrieks of laughter.
It was all fun and games.
Until I realized that I didn't know where the brake was.
I desperately searched for the brake while still attempting to keep my balance, until the scooter went one way and I went the other.
For a split second, I was completely air born.
As I flew threw the air I caught a glimpse of a middle aged man passing by...staring...laughing. And he may or may not have been holding a camera.
And then I hit the ground, realized I wasn't hurt and Nathaniel revoked my scooter riding privileges.
And this, my friends, is why we can't have nice things.
|Uriah demonstrating proper scooter riding technique.|