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Return To The Mountains - La Vuelta a España Stage 9 Preview

We find ourselves looking upon the general classification contenders once more, as Stage 9 runs the 185km from Carboneras de Guadazaón to  Aramón Valdelinares. The early part of the day is simple enough affair for the peloton as a breakaway of the usual suspects is likely to get away – think CajaRural, MTN-Qhubeka and IAM Cycling. 608 more words

Alejandro Valverde

GR20 Stage 9* - Refuge de l’Onda to Vizzavona, Corsica, France

June 26, 2014

Compared to the previous afternoon the night was calm. We slept soundly and woke to a magnificent sunrise framed by thunderheads. An ominous sign, but for the moment at least the skies were clear. 382 more words


A BIRTHDAY - Christina Rossetti - Pg. 74

a) The similes are appropriate because the phrase:
“My heart is like a singing bird”, makes you feel naturally happy and joyful.
“My heart is like an apple-tree”, creates the feeling of fullness and bursting with joy. 64 more words


GIRO Weekend Review

Stage 8: Foligno to Montecopiolo

The opportunity to be part of the break on the first major mountain stage of this years GIRO was one that plenty of riders wanted to take. 829 more words