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Old 03-17-2013, 05:37 PM   #661
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I thought the same thing as you! Usually Disney goes above and beyond trying to hide a new attraction, so we thought it was really cool that they wanted you to check out the progress
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Old 03-18-2013, 03:57 AM   #662
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Did you take a peek???


Looks great.
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Old 03-18-2013, 09:50 AM   #663
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I love the pictures, everything is just so Disney... you know what I mean, all the details and thought that goes into everything.
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Old 03-18-2013, 11:58 AM   #664
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Great update! I didn't realize they had peek holes. I hope you took a little look.


We went into Gaston's and shared a pork shank, bad Jews, and the drink they serve in the souvenir mug because I'm the biggest sucker on the planet. I have more plastic Disney crap in my cupboards than proper Tupperware. They still use the Zero bowl we got 4+ year ago so at least it's not a total waste.
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Old 03-18-2013, 11:48 PM   #665
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Another great set of pics. So what was behind curtain #2?
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Very nice pictures from the New Fantasyland that morning. The 7 Dwarfs Mine Train ride is coming along nicely.
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Old 03-19-2013, 12:15 AM   #667
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I thought the same thing as you! Usually Disney goes above and beyond trying to hide a new attraction, so we thought it was really cool that they wanted you to check out the progress
Yeah, it was pretty much a pile of dirt. Nothing to write home about, I think they knew that and just letting us see that was their objective.

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Another great set of pics. So what was behind curtain #2?
As I said a bunch of dirt, nothing really to see.

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Great update! I didn't realize they had peek holes. I hope you took a little look.


We went into Gaston's and shared a pork shank, bad Jews, and the drink they serve in the souvenir mug because I'm the biggest sucker on the planet. I have more plastic Disney crap in my cupboards than proper Tupperware. They still use the Zero bowl we got 4+ year ago so at least it's not a total waste.


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I love the pictures, everything is just so Disney... you know what I mean, all the details and thought that goes into everything.
Disney is great for their details!

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Did you take a peek???


Looks great.
I did! I wasn't anything more than a big dig....
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Very nice pictures from the New Fantasyland that morning. The 7 Dwarfs Mine Train ride is coming along nicely.
I'm hoping that they will have soft openings when we are back in October.
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After leaving the area with Ariel, Belle and Be Our Guest, we moved on towards the Storybook Circus.



























And then we ran into Laura! We chatted for a bit, talked about our plans for the rest of the day, took the obligatory DISmeet photo, and then we each went on our way.


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The CM had told Laura that people started queuing up for Be Our Guest around 10:30AM and the restaurant opened at 11:00. This worked out pretty well with our plans, but it wasnít even 10AM yet so we settled on another attraction. Our destination was not in Fantasyland, but it wasnít far. A few shots as we traveled along.





I see that Rapunzel will soon have a place to hang out.



At Last! Our destination!





















Iím pretty sure that this is in honor of Marc Davis, Animator and Imagineer.









Iíve played with this wall a couple time, but I guess I never noticed the detail of the pictures. Fran did though














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Cute picture of you and Laura,

Did the wall play music for you?
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I love the stretching room!





There arenít really any more photo opportunities here, but as we were exiting, Fran found one of the lights that she has purchased on eBay. We have a pair of these and she wanted ideas on how to make the flame look realistic so she had me take this picture. Her camera just wouldnít capture the image. Our HM room is going to look so cool with these!



I just love the sense of humor that the imagineers have. The pet cemetery is hilarious and the fact that Mr. Toad is in it is even funnier!



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Cute picture of you and Laura,

Did the wall play music for you?
Thanks!

Not so much "music" as it made more "church organ" type sounds as you brushed your hand across. Little quick bursts of sound.
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Love all of the HM detail. I always have to take a double take because WDW's HM exterior is so different from Disneyland's. It always takes me a minute to recognize WDW's. Mr. Toad in the cemetery is hilarious. I have two pics in my report from MNSSHP of the Leota headstone, one with her eyes open and one shut. Michael captured them. I'd didn't realize they opened and closed until I saw the photos.

The storybook part of FL was all we really saw and I couldn't figure out why everyone was so impressed until Jenna told me there was this whole other area.
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Old 03-19-2013, 03:21 PM   #675
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Love all the photos from HM

Wow, you are going to have your own HM room ........ How cool is that !!!
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