The name TinkerBell is humorous in at least two dimensions:
- I have a retro dino bell on my handlebar that tinkles;
- Tinker Bell is a cute pixie elvynchyk (fairie, whatever) from Disney lore whereas the bicycle is more like a Clydesdale (Elise: Friesian), industrial strength and heavy
I wheel it all the way to my favorite shop on Belmont for expert advice.
Ah, says the man, who knows his business, the front wheel is already spun round 360 degrees, and a left turn is pushing to even more than 360. The brake cable doesn't like it.
Problem fixed, no charge.
Suitably humbled, I ride her home.