There’s a Reason I call him Shecko
Shecko: Sicilian dialect word for donkey. Hauling animal. Ass.
Commuting home from work is something less than romantic until your boyfriend offers to carry 30-pounds of crap for you… all while carrying his own 20 pounds of crap on his back. I swear, if I could stack this kind of load on him every time we rode together, I might have a fighting chance in hell of keeping up.
Regardless, the unexpected act of bicycle chivalry left me all swoony and googly-eyed. I rode his ‘cross bike home while he commandeered the Cargo Poprad up Ankeny.
We laughed and became overly hot in the last of Portland’s summer sun while I shot a shaky iPhone video to document the moment…