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    The day I hit a child at 20mph - and realised the speed limit must be cut

    This is a discussion on The day I hit a child at 20mph - and realised the speed limit must be cut within the Everyday Life forums, part of the Community channel category; Originally Posted by dholdi "we're not sure if you're an actual human being" Funnily enough, neither are we!...

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      Re: The day I hit a child at 20mph - and realised the speed limit must be cut

      Quote Originally Posted by dholdi View Post
      "we're not sure if you're an actual human being"
      Funnily enough, neither are we!


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      Re: The day I hit a child at 20mph - and realised the speed limit must be cut

      Quote Originally Posted by FelixTCat View Post
      Funnily enough, neither are we!
      HaHa, I guess your reactions are inhuman too then.


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      Re: The day I hit a child at 20mph - and realised the speed limit must be cut

      It reckons I'm 24. I wish!

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      Re: The day I hit a child at 20mph - and realised the speed limit must be cut

      Quote Originally Posted by FelixTCat View Post
      If anyone would like to test their reaction speed, try this:

      https://www.justpark.com/creative/reaction-time-test/

      Note that it doesn't work with a mouse click; you must use the keyboard.
      I am 41 according to that.

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      Re: The day I hit a child at 20mph - and realised the speed limit must be cut

      Interesting, using my keyboard, 18, using my mouse 63..

      However at the third attempt:

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      Re: The day I hit a child at 20mph - and realised the speed limit must be cut

      As a woman I'd say it got me spot on...

      The day I hit a child at 20mph - and realised the speed limit must be cut-justpark-21.jpg

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      Speedtest: 17.15MB/s 0.97Mb/s Ping 31 ms

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      Re: The day I hit a child at 20mph - and realised the speed limit must be cut

      Quote Originally Posted by Scubbie View Post
      As a woman I'd say it got me spot on...

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      I take it you mean slow ?
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      Re: The day I hit a child at 20mph - and realised the speed limit must be cut

      Quote Originally Posted by dholdi View Post
      I take it you mean slow ?
      Also qualified to take people for a long walk off a short pier
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      Re: The day I hit a child at 20mph - and realised the speed limit must be cut

      Nothing wrong with women drivers, I'd never stand in their way, or even close.
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      Re: The day I hit a child at 20mph - and realised the speed limit must be cut

      You can kill somebody at 20, where will it end?

      Moronic.

     

     
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