I kept on banging my pedals on the ground (my pedals that I don't like as much as ATACs; too much float) as my fork compressed, and I didn't make a couple of ledge "ride ups" I was really looking forward to cleaning. It was bumming me out.
Then this song came into my head:
From there I got something of a flow going. Would have been close to a route record if I didn't get caught behind some German hikers, and that was after 8 days straight of riding. But it was cool seeing people actually hiking in the woods.