10 Little Motorcyclist Poem
Poem from years ago
TEN LITTLE MOTORCYCLISTS
reprinted from the Wings of Gold M/C newsletter
10 little motorcyclists, cruising down the line, one had a heavy hand, and then there were 9.
Speed limits are set for your safety.
9 little motorcyclists, the hour was getting late, one dozed a moment, and then there were 8.
A tired rider is a dangerous rider.
8 little motorcyclists, and the evening seemed like heaven, one showed his riding skills, and then there were 7.
Ride sensibly and sanely at all times, a motorcycle is no place for a clown.
7 little motorcyclists, their lives were full of kicks, one bought a bottle, and then there were 6.
Gasoline and alcohol are a deadly mix. Never drink and ride.
6 little motorcyclists, impatient to arrive, one jumped a traffic light, and then there were 5.
Don't gamble years of your life to save a second.
5 little motorcyclists, touring near the shore, one viewed the scenery, and then there were 4.
Careful riding demands alertness at all times.
4 little motorcyclists, happy as can be, one passed upon a hill, and then there were 3.
Never pass another vehicle when your vision is obscured.
3 little motorcyclists, were busy it's true, and one neglected bike repairs, and then there were 2.
For safety's sake, always keep your motorcycle in top condition.
2 little motorcyclists, and the day was nearly done, one didn't dim his lights, and then there was 1.
Slow down at dusk or darkness, adjust your riding to existing conditions.
1 little motorcyclist, is still alive today, by following the safety rules, he hopes to stay that way!