The last two. For now. Next are the 5-6 handshake orders I took from pals during the Obama years. And the dozen or so people who’ve chronically postponed their commissions or simply couldn’t make a decision when one was asked for?! All of these units would have been delivered and accruing patina had these clients been ready. Alas.
It feels good to be untethered. Well, less tethered. For now. The plan (read: fantasy) is to create some architecture within which I’ll hit the reset button and make bicycles for people. But the information gathering, hand-holding, and long distance BFF departments will slowly be deconstructed. Heck. All of it will be deconstructed. For now.
Maybe it took some 47 years of channeling muses and heroes, making a few mistakes along the way, and a long lens to see it all through, to get it right. I mean, isn’t that what we all want on some level. To get it right? For now.