Portage and Colony is just the kind of intersection where you expect a guy to careen around the sidewalk on his bicycle in the the snow. So it’s unsurprising when … up over the curb and into it and almost down and swerve and almost but not quite and then oh no … there he is, wiped out.
I’m the only one there so I stop sort of half-turned and ask if he’s all right. He slurs back at me “Don’tworryI’musedtoit,” while he blows on his bloodied up palms. Walking on, I keep my eyes open for the kind of dog that bites.bicycle snow winnipeg wipeout