Thursday, May 04, 2017

Taller

We took our first cruise a few years ago toward the end of May. At the time, I felt a little disconnected on the ship. I didn't have access to email, the news, my blog, or other things I depend on daily. For someone who is "connected" losing that connectivity even for a short time is disconcerting.

But then there was the ocean in every direction. The colors and the sunsets were stunning. I don't remember spending so much time resting as when we were on the cruise. When we got home, I felt taller.

I said all that to say this: I think I'd like to take another cruise sometime later in the year.  Maybe the sea gods will be with us and help make that happen.


10 comments:

  1. You should audition for on board entertainment and get paid to boot.

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    1. Be careful!! Our friend hired on to dance with unattached women & found he was also expected to do some work on the cruise.

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  2. Funny how one becomes so attached to the computer/internet/web...all that Jazz:) I bet you will be venturing on a cruise and let us know where to:) he have yet to be on one but wouldn't mind going on a smaller cruise

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  3. The wife and I have been on several cruises. She enjoys the quiet ship time more than I do. I tend to get restless, but still love cruising. Great picture of you.

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  4. I hope you go and take a couple of pictures (no more) to share with us.

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  5. Ah yes, the disconnect. And I am too cheap to pay $$$ for an internet connection. I ENJOY the cruises as long as my girl is there. I once told the Old Man I would volunteer to stay aboard ship if I could bring my wife. His replay:There will NEVER be a female on a USN fighting ship! (One skipper that did not see the future!) LOL

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  6. We've not been cruising in a long time, but hands-down, that's my Happy Place. Wouldn't it be fun to arrange a bloggers' excursion?!

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  7. I have never been on a cruise. Always wish one day I will be able to. I could do without the technical things....I think. I would do a lot of hand writing, which would also be enjoyable to me.
    Lisa

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  8. Ha, another blogger friend is on a 15 day cruise to Papua New Guinea.

    My husband is not "into" cruises. He spent 20 years in the Navy/Coast Guard. The only cruise he is interested in, is up to Alaska. So that will be in our future.

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