>my wife and I have also made reservations on
> another cruise for the same dates
> because it is our "anniversary" and we want to be sailing as we
> did on our honeymoon.
Bingo - THAT is why Celebrity should come clean one way or the other -- not everyone has the option of just saying "Okay, no cruise when I planned for it, but I'll just take a different date." A lot of people have to work, coordinate schedules with family members, arrange for baby-sitters, etc.