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March trip and April's excitement

Discussion in 'Vegas Trip Reports' started by vplover, Apr 29, 2016.

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  1. vplover

    vplover Tourist

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    My Trip Report

    Sorry about the delay, but I have been figuring how to write this. My friend and I stayed at the Palms from 3/28-3/31. The trip was up and down (up $600 then down $600). I mostly plan $.25 VP with some slot's mixed in. I will upload the pictures from that trip later. Ended up coming home $300 ahead! (Hey, that's a winner to me)

    For the past year, my husband keeps saying he has a feeling I'm going to hit something big. Since they made their paytable's so bad, I rarely go the casino's by me in Illinois anymore. A couple of weeks ago, I woke up with the urge to go. So I told my husband I was going just for a little while (brought $100 with me) before I went shopping. Well the stars were in my favor, I was able to get the machine I really like. This machine has been really good and really bad to me, but for some reason I like it. As soon as I sat down the 4 of a kinds started coming. Then it cooled off to where I was down $50. Then I hit A's with the kick and I was happy. I wasn't sure if I should go home $400 ahead or keep playing. Since I had $520 in the machine, I figured I would leave at $500. Now here is the good part. The progressive was up to around $1080 and I was dealt X (cannot remember this card), Kh, Qh, Jh, and 10h. So of course without thinking I went for the royal. When the Ah popped up I was thinking ok, I'm going home $1500 ahead. Then my machine locked up and asked for the attendant. I told my friend I hit the royal but was confused, it shouldn't of locked up. Then I looked up and realized these machines were sequential machines! I almost fainted when I finally realized I won $12,500!! :)

    sequential.jpg sequential.jpg


    So nice to be home!!
     
  2. LVfan

    LVfan Tourist

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    Female intuition at its finest....congrats!!!!!
     
  3. vplover

    vplover Tourist

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    Thank you, I agree. (Sometimes :))
     
  4. jamesxnj

    jamesxnj VIP Whale

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    Wow wow wow!!! Holy **** what a hand to remember! Congrats!!!
     
  5. fenway68

    fenway68 High-Roller

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    That is awesome!!!!


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  6. erica1025

    erica1025 Low-Roller

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    Congrats!!! Awesome win!!
     
  7. breanna61

    breanna61 Super Moderator

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    WOW! Was that hit at Palms or in Illinois?!
     
  8. Lovegas95

    Lovegas95 Low-Roller

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    Great win!


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    Must...Go...To...Vegas!!
  9. Texas Steph

    Texas Steph Tourist

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    OMG! Congrats on an awesome win!!
     
  10. Royal Flusher

    Royal Flusher Savvy Gambler

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    Very, very nice!
     
  11. KimiCoconuts

    KimiCoconuts Low-Roller

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    $1.25 bet for $12.5K HELL YES!!! You must be on cloud nine!
     
  12. Grandmaw

    Grandmaw Tourist

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    That is an amazing win. Congratulations!
     
  13. Flowers

    Flowers VIP Whale

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    Spectacular!!!! Congratulations!!!!! :woohoo:
     
  14. tringlomane

    tringlomane STP Addicted Beer Snob

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    Massive hit! And you didn't realize that it was a sequential VP machine until after the fact? I wonder how often that happens...

    Congrats!
     
  15. Joe

    Joe VIP Whale

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    Very nice! Congrats!!
     
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  16. TypeOfan

    TypeOfan Tourist

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    Wow, that is AWESOME!! Love to see someone get a win like that! Happy for you, congrats!!
     
  17. BreakEven

    BreakEven Low-Roller

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    Congrats to you! Nice way to start your bankroll for your next Vegas trip.
     
    Only 2nd trip for year :(
  18. vplover

    vplover Tourist

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    In Illinois, Hollywood Joliet
     
  19. D in the D

    D in the D Low-Roller

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    Awesome hit. congrats!!
     
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