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“I give in to sin, because you have to make this life livable.” Cosmo & Mandalay Bay - 5/13 - 5/17!!

Discussion in 'Vegas Trip Reports' started by luck.ofthe.draw, May 12, 2019.

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  1. luck.ofthe.draw

    luck.ofthe.draw VIP Whale

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    My Trip Report

    FINALLY! I am heading back tomorrow! Feels like it’s been forever since my last trip in November.

    There’s been a lot of stress and turnover at the job I took last September. After getting 2 offers from larger companies, salary was negotiated and I’ll be starting at the end of the month! After tomorrow, it’s time for a break!

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    Packing and found I actually need 2 fuckin’ bags because I can’t decide what to wear! Jackson is trying to help.

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    Chloe has no idea what the Suitcase means and is just....being Chlo.

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    Snacks for the road + bath bomb for the room, Spa Finder gift cards and sunscreen! Hopefully my friend A (from previous trip reports) and I will be on the road from Southern California around noon or 1p tomorrow!

    Staying at Mandalay Bay the first 2 nights, then hopefully racking up a shitload of points at the Cosmo! So excited!

    “I want the easy, easy money...
    I could get lucky - things could go right...”
     
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  2. Multifarious5

    Multifarious5 VIP Whale

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    Have a BLAST Luck, following along, and I hope your trip is magical!
     
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  3. whiskeyandslots

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    Yay! Looks like the makings of a good trip. Have fun!
     
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  4. luck.ofthe.draw

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    4A4CF0C5-F72F-4DDB-BF70-57EC7DE5D1D6.jpeg My brother and his girlfriend just got me a Mother’s Day balloon from the cats - so sweet :D
     
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  5. Richard Alpert

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    I'm excited for this one!

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    Ooo...James Herriot! I vet you'll enjoy that one!

    Have a great trip, @luck.ofthe.draw! :wave: :D

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  6. ardee

    ardee It's only money.

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    Get into town safely, girl.
    A bit of a madhouse today so we
    ordered in-room pizza and some beers. Can’t pull myself away from the terrace view. Hope to see you tomorrow. :wave:
     
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  7. luck.ofthe.draw

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    I’m sure with Mother’s Day too it was fucking nuts! Hoping to leave as early as possible in the afternoon.... will see you sometime tomorrow, yay! Maybe we can all do dinner (unless you already have date night plans)?

    The pluses of taking my car: I’m comfortable with it, I’ve got roadside assistance through Hyundai, and don’t need to put down a stinkin’ deposit!

    Thanks for the wiggle-butt cat luck, @Richard Alpert ! I’m excited for the adventure! We’ll have slots, we’ll have food, we’ll venture off Strip.... it’ll be so fun!

    @Multifarious5 - just live vicariously through me, your trip is right around the corner!!
     
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  8. tringlomane

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    Good luck and have a great trip!
     
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  9. luck.ofthe.draw

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    Thanks man! Very excited! :headbang:
     
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  10. julia

    julia Craps, VP & Microbews

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    Good luck!!

    ... How do those spa finder cards work? Saw 'em at Costco fir $69.99 for. $100 value. Where do you use them??
     
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    Fingers crossed for a belated 21st bday trip
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    Immediately caught my attention due to the title. (A fellow DM fan.)
     
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    Have fun and report in whatever you can. It sounds like you will be a blast to Vegas .
     
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    Have a blast! Don’t know how you to stand to wait so long. Congrats on the new salary. Adorable kitties!

    Jealous your cats got you something for mother’s day. I gave each of mine the “good stuff” catnip at the end of the night so I can watch them go crazy then pass out.

    Can’t wait to follow your adventures. You and @ardee at the same time? I worry for anyone else in Vegas.
     
    REAL Wynn offer! (Not even a match) I am not worthy but will enjoy.
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    WelshBlonde Wishing I was in Vegas

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    Oh wow so awesome!! Im so glad you got a good job offer! Im going through the same stuff right now too!

    Have an epic winning trip!

    So excited!!!

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    May is such a great time for Vegas. Have a wonderful trip and don't let @ardee hog all the winning machines!
     
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    LOL, this is the exact same reason I clicked in right away. I usually wait for the action to pick up a bit before starting these.
     
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    Have a great and lucky trip. Following along.
     
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    Congrats on your job offer! Have tons of fun:) Will live vicariously through you as you report your trip!
     
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    Have a great trip and much luck! Your kitties are adorable. Love the balloon. So sweet!

    Safe travels!
     
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    Have a great and winning trip!

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