Apocalypse Now

Took the dog for a twilight run on the levels this evening. Was on the return leg as the light was begin to fail completely. Had my headphones on pretty loud so when two army helicopters came over from behind me skimming the treetops, ( they do a lot of low level flying exercises here) the first I knew about it was when they were directly overhead.  Scared the living crap out of me. I leapt about three feet in the air. I may have screamed. Dog freaked out too. Must have looked pretty funny to the boys in the helos.

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  • Only you Rignold...lol 😂

  • Lol. That really made me smile. I can just picture it. Maybe they did it on purpose?? 😆

  • Ha ha ha ha ha! Jumping the fire was good practice then......😂


  • Was that Wagner you were listening to?

  • Mahler actually.

  • Excellent I love running to Mahler too..  my favourite the First Symphony...  something wonderfully elemental about it..  

  • They probably have a scoring system, and you must have been a 9 for amusement factor ....

  • Ha haaaa! Brilliant! They probably did it on purpose!!! 

  • Run of the Valkyries!

  • Ha ha ! :-D xxx

  • Ha ha I wish I'd seen that!!!

  • Funny 

  • Haha :-D  Just laughed out loud in the waiting area in Bravissimo and alarmed the assistant.

  • Are you getting some scaffolding put up EM ? :-) xxx

  • Haha that's one way of putting it. Actually, I'm now sorted with new Shock Absorber. Hope I can actually breathe deeply enough in it to run - definitely won't be doing any bouncing xx

  • Ooh fab !! Shock Absorber - the Rolls Royce of sports bra's ! :-)

    Hope it does the trick and keeps you all safely gathered in :-) xxx

  • You have the greatest of adventures the page wouldn't be the same without your posts. Happy runniversary 😊

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