Tallboy, your story is very much like mine. But here's what I found out, make a couple of posts on this forum and local Triumph riders will come out of the woodwork and invite you to go riding. I don't miss my so-called HD "friends" at all.
There's a new hot chick in town and some of the older broads who wear too much make-up don't like it much!
As a long time Harley rider, this really made me smile, thanks oldgreybull...