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Some vehicle lights are too much

June 9, 2013

Dear Sir,

I arrived home this evening after a lovely dinner at the home of family, however, the drive up there and the drive home were anything but relaxing. On the way up there, a car was behind me in broad daylight with orange headlights, on.

Coming home was the usual nightmare. When I got into my house, it was a good ten minutes before I could see properly out of my right eye because of all the high beams that oncoming drivers failed to lower. So; a few points for the drivers I encountered this evening:

- High beams? Seriously? Our roads are lit sufficiently that these are completely unnecessary. These aren’t backwoods roads in Vermont...and the roads I took this evening are all well lit.

- Headlights and fog lights? Good grief.

- High beams and fog lights?

- Bike traveling behind me (close to my rear bumper) that sounded like a lawn mower. Dude, your bike is too loud....how did it pass TCD? I had to close my car windows to drown out at least part of the sound of your bike...didn’t really help...and I enjoy fresh air.

- Lights under the body of the car. Isn’t that illegal? It’s certainly stupid. Yeah, I said it....stupid.

- A bike with what looked like a blue headlight...really dumb.

Thank you for allowing me to vent, I doubt it will do any good, as I figure the folks doing this are of the mentality that they’re the only people on the road and common sense and the law don’t apply to them.

SENSE AND SENSIBILITY

Pembroke

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Published June 11, 2013 at 9:00 am (Updated June 10, 2013 at 5:00 pm)

Some vehicle lights are too much

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