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Downtown the D, GN

Discussion in 'Vegas Trip Reports' started by zoey11, Sep 2, 2018.

  1. kevin853

    kevin853 High-Roller

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    Loved your trip report Zoe and good luck on the next trip in the winter.

    Glad you got through your holiday with some new good memories.
     
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  2. VPDeuces

    VPDeuces Low-Roller

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    Yay for the handpay!
     
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  3. Johnzimbo

    Johnzimbo VIP Whale

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    great report and some NICE wins on VP!
     
    Big Game weekend again
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  4. bubbakitty

    bubbakitty Doing retirement again and happily so....

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    Hahaha!!! Congrats!!
     
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  5. Treb23

    Treb23 Tourist

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    Awesome TR, Zoey! So glad you made the trip and are planning on another this winter!
     
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  6. DiamondJim21

    DiamondJim21 Low-Roller

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    Enjoyed reading your trip report. Glad all went well. Happy you ended the trip with such a nice hit!
     
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  7. Spivderman

    Spivderman Low-Roller

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    Glad you had the courage to make this trip. He is with you for sure!
     
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  8. LolaDoggie

    LolaDoggie VIP Whale

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    I'm sorry for your loss. I'm glad he was the kind of guy to make you promise to go back and I'm glad you kept that promise.
     
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  9. Electroguy563

    Electroguy563 Over-Fried Gambler

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    I am so happy to hear that you had a wonderful time and won some money too!!

    It's also great to hear that you will be able to visit again before the end of the year.

    Thank you for sharing your trip with us. I know you love and miss your husband and I admire your courage to fulfill a common dream that you both loved to do.

    Take care and God Bless.
     
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  10. Wallew

    Wallew Low-Roller

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    Thanks for taking us along on your adventure.

    Great trip report!!!
     
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  11. gailtherese

    gailtherese Low-Roller

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    I really enjoyed your report! Awesome hit at the end!
     
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  12. K-9treatbaker

    K-9treatbaker High-Roller

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    Zoe,

    I applaud you for helping out the homeless man. Everyone has a story. Good karma will follow you.:)
     
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  13. Taylor6071

    Taylor6071 Tourist

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    So nice to meet you Mel. Looks like we all had a winning trip. Maybe a meetup in November?
    Pennie
     
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  14. Ezzy711

    Ezzy711 High-Roller

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    Great report. Good for you powering through a rough one. It will never be easy, but I hope it gets a little easier every time.
     
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  15. Gino

    Gino "The King of Inappropriate."

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    So happy for you Zoey!!! Love the report.

    Glad you had a great time, love all the wins..Hope you do the same on your winter trip.
     
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  16. btodd

    btodd High-Roller

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    Thank you for taking the time to write a beautiful trip report and tribute to your sweetie. You should be very proud!! I am certain he was watching and cheering you on. Those VP wins were amazing!!
     
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  17. zoey11

    zoey11 Low-Roller

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    Well, doubt I can go back that soon, was thinking more about Feb, when the weather is starting to warm in Vegas, and to get away from the cold dreary ky winter.
    Are you guys going again?

    I loved meeting up with you guys and would like to again though!
     
  18. zoey11

    zoey11 Low-Roller

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    That was for Penny! Sorry, and thanks every one!

    I did want to warn newbys to downtown, there are two stratigically placed spots to be aware of, that the cosmetic husslers are. Both ends of Fremont now. One girl took my hand and kept talking while she put cream on. I talked over her and told her I was on my way to meet someone and No. She continued and actually started dabbing it around my eye! I got so mad I told her I did not give you permission to touch me and I said NO!!!! Everyone around me heard this and one lady said,' You go girl, they are a nuissance!"
     
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  19. D in the D

    D in the D Low-Roller

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    Nice report, thanks for sharing. Loved the hits at the end!
     
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  20. tringlomane

    tringlomane STP Addicted Beer Snob

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    Just caught back up to this. What a great finish gambling wise! If I made it to downtown, I would have said hi, but never got there. Boo. :(
     
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