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Old 06-18-2012, 02:21 PM   #1
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Dar! A Southern California/Disneyland Trip June 2011

Hi everyone! Before I start, I just want to say thank you for reading, I hope you enjoy it. Now, this is my very first trip report, so if you have any tips or suggestions I would be grateful if you posted them. Here we go!

Hi, I'm Wings. It's not my real name, but it's my nickname, and not just because it goes with my username, though that is part of it. My trip began on June 3rd, and we ended on June 8th. Most of the trip was going around Southern California, but we took two days to do Disneyland.

The cast of characters:
Me:
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DDad:

Now, I probably should explain the significance of the title, since it's not really a word. We live in an area where there aren't any sea lions, and I hadn't seen any in real life outside of pictures and that one scene in The Little Mermaid where Scuttle rounds up the animals and attacks the wedding ship. So on our first day when we got to the place where we stopped for the night, there were sea lions there and it was a novelty to see them and hear them barking. We ended up hearing them all night and we didn't really mind. To us, the barking sounder like Dar?, because it sounded more like a question, but sometimes it would be Dar! And so when it got quiet, someone would start barking like a sea lion. Dar? became the catch phrase of the trip.

So, I'll write an update later starting on the first day, and I hope you enjoy.
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Old 06-18-2012, 02:52 PM   #3
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Old 06-18-2012, 07:47 PM   #5
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All that is gold does not glitter/Not all those who wander are lost/The old that is strong does not wither/Deep roots are not reached by the frost/From the ashes a fire shall be woken/A light from the shadows shall spring/Renewed shall be blade that was broken/The crownless again shall be king - LOTR


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Old 06-18-2012, 09:44 PM   #6
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All that is gold does not glitter/Not all those who wander are lost/The old that is strong does not wither/Deep roots are not reached by the frost/From the ashes a fire shall be woken/A light from the shadows shall spring/Renewed shall be blade that was broken/The crownless again shall be king - LOTR


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