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Old December 6th, 2010, 10:31 PM
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Default Pictures that I took at 25th Dinner

I have post a few of the pictures I took at the dinner. I think everyone enjoyed theirselves..

Take a look at the photo gallery.
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I have post a few of the pictures I took at the dinner. I think everyone enjoyed theirselves..

Take a look at the photo gallery.

Ray, thanks for organising, again What would we do without you.
Big HUGS for you and Helen xxxxxxx
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Old December 6th, 2010, 11:23 PM
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Ray..............great pics!!!!! We really trid to make it there but our schedule just wouldn't let us........besides trying to find flights!!! Oh my.......

Glad to finally put faces to names.......Liam, Todd, Luanne & Jim.........

Glad there was a surprise guest.......it is really FUN to do that.........

Glad y'all had a great time.......





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Good time was had by all. I posted some pics on FB
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I gotta' tell everyone. My Cruisemate Family, you who have stuck by me during the absolute most difficult time in my life, are even greater than I could have ever imagined.

I considered it a signal honor to meet our beloved Ray and Helen. What a lovely evening they arranged in an oustanding setting. They both certainly deserve our love.

I guess you'd say that Liam and I were the "surprise" shows. Not entirely a surprise as a few of you knew we'd be there. What was so wonderful was to put faces to the names of so many who have been in many ways, as close and even closer than family to me.

Of course there's Trudy, Luanne and Jim and Ken "Sky" with whom I've held a special kinship but it was so good to get to meet Liam and Jaqueline and Laura and so many others (including the famous "Da Coot") and his lovely wife.

I know I've left many names out and please forgive me if yours was among them but believe, this; I love you all.

Each and everyone of you are treasured members of my family and always shall be.

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Old December 6th, 2010, 11:47 PM
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I gotta' tell everyone. My Cruisemate Family, you who have stuck by me during the absolute most difficult time in my life, are even greater than I could have ever imagined.

I considered it a signal honor to meet our beloved Ray and Helen. What a lovely evening they arranged in an oustanding setting. They both certainly deserve our love.

I guess you'd say that Liam and I were the "surprise" shows. Not entirely a surprise as a few of you knew we'd be there. What was so wonderful was to put faces to the names of so many who have been in many ways, as close and even closer than family to me.

Of course there's Trudy, Luanne and Jim and Ken "Sky" with whom I've held a special kinship but it was so good to get to meet Liam and Jaqueline and Laura and so many others (including the famous "Da Coot") and his lovely wife.

I know I've left many names out and please forgive me if yours was among them but believe, this; I love you all.

Each and everyone of you are treasured members of my family and always shall be.

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Todd I enjoyed our chat "outside" in the brisk Orlando air and what a handshake, OUCH! ;-)
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Wow,,,How cool is that,,a great dinner and a suprise guest. Wow I sure wish I could have been there with ya'll,,,,

Thanks for the posting the photos Ray,,,
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Great pictures .Wonderful to identify people that prior to this were only known by name or screen name .
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What wonderful photos of everyone. The smiles on everyones faces let us know how much fun they were having. Only wish I could have been there, maybe someday. The surprise visit by Todd, how wonderful. It is good to see he is doing ok.
Ray, thanks for the photos.
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Its wonderful to hear you all had a good time. Good food and friends, especially Cruisemates friends, what could be better. Going to take a look at all the pics.
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Ray, you are the Cruisemate's own Pearl Mesta...now that dates me huh A wonderful place, interesting people, lots of love, and, memories that will last forever.....xo

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Ray, thank you for posting the photos. Definitely a good time was had.
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Just looks like pictures of a bunch of old people to me.

JUST KIDDING lol lol lol

It's always great to meet old friends for the first time and no doubt you all had a great time. One of these days I'll make it back to Florida.
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I'm sure that all of us ,perhaps just some of us wonder what our fellow CM people look like and have an idea in their mind . I always had Todd looking like the actor Powers Boothe .
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Ray,

I also want to thank you for putting this together. It was a chance of a lifetime for us.
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Funny thing was that no one recognised me! ;-) ;-) ;-)
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Wonderful pictures, Ray ! Wish we could have been there.
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Once you covered your face I would have recognized you anywhere :-D
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I'm not suprised K!

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Ray, thank you once again for putting this all together. It's so nice when things line up so well, and so many could be there. I had so much fun meeting more CMers and seeing old friends again.

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Our internet has been down for a couple of days, but I just wanted to thank Helen and Ray, and all those who worked so hard at putting this thing together. The lovely Mrs. Jones (Vita) and I had a FANTASTIC time, and it was so, so good to finally meet, face to face, so many wonderful folks. Luanne, and Jim, Beenie, Liam, and of course Todd. It was great to see all the rest of you again as well. We are always amazed at what super folks the CruiseMates are! We too, have had CruiseMates at our side in a time of need, when even our REAL family wasn't!
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Ray, thank you so much for organizing this dinner. It was the best yet. I had so much fun and ws so delighted to meet new CM's and greet old CM friends. Wonderful evening! Thanks again.

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Ray thanks for sharing your pictures, looks like a great time was had by all. This is something I would love to have done,maybe next time!
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