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Old April 2nd, 2006, 04:36 PM
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Does Celebrity have 'friends of Bill W' meetings? Any tips or opinions on cruising with this line? We're in our 40's with no kids and looking to relax. Thanks to all!
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Old April 2nd, 2006, 04:40 PM
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Excellent choice of cruise line, and you'll see Bill W meetings scheduled every day... just pay attention to the ship's daily activities listings.
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Old April 3rd, 2006, 09:09 AM
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Who is Bill W?

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Old April 3rd, 2006, 11:25 AM
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Who is Bill W?

"Dr. Bob" and "Bill W." were the founders of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA). Thus, "Friends of Bill W." is the discrete code for AA meetings.

You'll also see gatherings for "Friends of Dorothy" on some ships. "Friends of Dorothy" is the code for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transsexual, etc., meetings.

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Old April 4th, 2006, 11:32 AM
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I didn't know whether to laugh or groan during my last cruise (3/17/06).

Exerpt from daily:

4:30pm Friends of Bill W & Lois meeting ..........Michaels club
5:15pm Enjoy a pre-dinner cocktail ..........................Cova Cafe & wine bar.

I think they could have seperated the two events a little better. Even worse...this happened daily not just once.

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Old April 4th, 2006, 05:34 PM
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Hahaha. You have to laugh. Thanks for the info on the meetings. Life is good.
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