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If you go on a cruise and everything is perfect, are you upset because there is nothing to gripe about?

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If you go on a cruise and everything is perfect, are you upset because there is nothing to gripe about?

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Yes, after a couple of years reading the whining and moaning under this topic I took my first cruise on the Enchantment of the Seas and was disappointed that I could find nothing worthy of complaining about! Here is the thread I posted expressing my disappointment at finding nothing worth griping about:

http://www.cruisemates.com/forum/vie...light=#3203860
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If you go on a cruise and everything is perfect, are you upset because there is nothing to gripe about?

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Share with us if you will the name of that ship and the cruise line, please.
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Since the link I posted leads to the middle of the thread I cited which was a tongue-in-cheek attempt at griping, here is the text of the original post:
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just got back from my first cruise and I am utterly disappointed!

I found the following:

-No gangs of maurading kids terrorizing the ship. Ours were very well behaved, the postings here to the contrary. Yes, there were plenty of them on board.

-Lots of seniors aboard and not a rude one in the lot.

-No babies being breast fed in the dining room on formal night.

-No cases of deck chair reserving that I saw. You had your occasional case of someone going to the Windjammer for lunch and coming back.

-No endless lines to stand in except for debarkation.

-I was not attacked by someone guarding blocks of seats in the theater.

My one true gripe is that they made me leave the ship yesterday morning.
Much to my dismay I have nothing to add to this board from my first cruise experience.


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If you go on a cruise and everything is perfect, are you upset because there is nothing to gripe about?

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Share with us if you will the name of that ship and the cruise line, please.
I posted this more for fun than anything else.

But I will tell that we sailed 3 times on the Clebrity Mercury and the service was allways excellent and the food was better than any other ships that we have been on.

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Okay, I've heard it all, I knew this board was slow but now we have a gripe about having no gripes. Seems what they say is true, if some people can't ***** they aint happy!
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Okay, I've heard it all, I knew this board was slow but now we have a gripe about having no gripes. Seems what they say is true, if some people can't ***** they aint happy!
Where ya been Bill? I started the griping becuase of no gripes in August 2004!
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If you go on a cruise and everything is perfect, are you upset because there is nothing to gripe about?

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Okay, I've heard it all, I knew this board was slow but now we have a gripe about having no gripes. Seems what they say is true, if some people can't ***** they aint happy!
Where ya been Bill? I started the griping becuase of no gripes in August 2004!
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Bill I hope that you are not griping because some of us don't have a gripe.

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I did not have a gripe on my last cruise except that it was too short.

Should I gripe about that?

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I did not have a gripe on my last cruise except that it was too short.

Should I gripe about that?

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That is my biggest gripe they make me get off the ship. It's so unfair.
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That is my biggest gripe they make me get off the ship. It's so unfair.
Thats a good one kateLady.......

I too am always sad to leave behind my new friends. the kids are always sad leaving all the wonderful kids clubs behind.

That's why cruising is so nice. We get to meet all sorts, and the kids enjoy themselves with kids from different social backgrounds, they normally would not meet.
Cruising, I just love it
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Myself and DW consider the small problems just a part of the cruising
experience . If Murphy's didn't make an appearance then we usually are concerned.

We have found that something always goes wrong on our cruises.
This usually that DW gets a bad migraine and is sick for a day.

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Woo Hoo! My only gripe is that I didn't get my doc's sooner.



Really, DayvidB/Lynn, this is getting a bit old, don't you think?
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I don't think that it's getting old. I think that it's great to be gripe-free.

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NO!! We wait until I find fault on shore or with the airline.
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Davvidb-----read your notes----love your dog picture!!! Look forward to your thoughts on other subjects----Bill
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