Umm, didn't he "ride for the pain" so he could smoke, um I mean use, something more oraganic for the pain?:shhhh:That sounds like a classic endorphin reaction. The body has a natural painkiller, discovered a couple of decades back, called endorphine. Morphine is a mimic of this painkiller, and the name means "internal morphine". It is supposed to be 100x as potent as morphine and just as addictive. Runners are notorious for becoming addicted to it. Lance Armstrong was asked how he dealt with pain while cycling, and replied "I ride FOR the pain."
...:lpf: Ok, now that I've regained composure, (assuming I ever really had any...) but seriously... I'm not quite sure weather the response should be "Hi Nathan welcome!"... or are we still waiting for your confession?"Hi, my name is Nathan, it's been 18 days since my last sting..."