I felt like I was about 11 years late getting Ellie
to Hong Kong Disneyland. Back in 2008, on our way
home from Thailand, she and I had a layover in Hong
Kong. Our metro ride from the airport hotel to town
took us right past the spur line out to Disneyland,
and I practically had to restrain her from jumping
out to go there. I felt like it wouldn't be fair to
Jen and Em for us to go without them. And, after all,
I figured we would be back in another year or two.
It took a little longer than I had expected, but I
was glad that I was finally able to get her there.
The highlight of the visit was Celia's performance
as the skipper of our Jungle Cruise boat. She gets
the Mark Ruffalo award for giving an over-the-top
emotional performance, never pausing once she got
going. And she does this six times an hour, all