02-06-2014, 06:49 PM
Re: You just won a trip, where are you going?
Originally Posted by labradorguy
You get extra points for being a great Dad!
"123" gets 'extra points' as do you. One winter and I'd just really had enough and packed wife and two kids in the Buick Station Wagon and headed south to Disney Land. Even stayed at the Disney Land hotel and don't think I even started the car for the next two weeks.
Son and Daughter got little lapel type pins to ware; they 'wanted' something and it was provided. Final bill curled my toes but two shiny faces; worth every fuxking penny. Only one place like that in the world (then) up in the San Juan Islands.
'Mr and Mrs. Evans, good to see you again.'
'Master Gregory and Miss Julie I assume you will want your usual rooms?'
(I just rolled my eyes and knew there was going to be a hell of a balance on my credit card.)
You could hear the SCREAMS OF ANGUISH when the fellow got them backwards.
Right rooms, just backwards as which was whose......
I sat the two of them down and read them 'The Riot Act' and marched them up to the front desk to apologize. Hotel Manager and I got really drunk a couple of nights later.
When wealth is lost, nothing is lost; when health is lost, something is lost; when character is lost, all is lost. - Billy Graham"