Great and Not So Great

 

My ΑΧΩ reunion was this weekend.  

It was great to see my freshman and junior year roommate, her husband, and sweet children.

It was great getting upgraded to the honeymoon suite at the inn in Charleston.

It was not so great that the room was directly above the lobby.

It was great seeing wonderful friends from long ago!

It was not so great when we thought someone moved our bed into the nearest club at 2:00am.

It was not so great listening to loud music and drunken voices just below our bed for two hours straight.

It was not so great having to call the front desk two times.

It was great to finally fall back asleep at 4:30am.

It was REALLY great to have the room refunded and our parking garage charge waived.

 

 

 

 

 

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14 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Mrs. Cox
    Jan 19, 2009 @ 13:35:40

    Wow! That’s good the hotel took care of it though.

  2. Sharon
    Jan 19, 2009 @ 13:42:03

    Sounds like it worked out quite well! Glad you had a chance to catch up w/ old friends.

  3. Susan
    Jan 19, 2009 @ 13:55:28

    I’m so bummed that I couldn’t make it!!! I heard it was a ton of fun. Hopefully I’ll be able to make the next one!

  4. Margaret
    Jan 19, 2009 @ 14:36:32

    It was great seeing you! So sorry about the hotel fiasco—that stinks! How awesome that you got your room refunded, though!

  5. hyperactive lu
    Jan 19, 2009 @ 16:15:49

    Sounds like a miserable night sleep. Glad you got it free!!!

  6. Blond Duck
    Jan 19, 2009 @ 17:09:05

    All’s well that ends well!

  7. Hip Mom's Guide
    Jan 19, 2009 @ 17:43:29

    Sounds like that last part made the whole thing great! Sleep you can make up; a refund – priceless!

  8. amanda
    Jan 19, 2009 @ 18:52:27

    Glad you had a good time!!!! It’s always great to get a room upgrade AND a refund!!!!

  9. Mimi
    Jan 19, 2009 @ 19:44:18

    Ugh. I’m glad it was refunded. Bummer that some people haven’t grown up.

  10. Sarah
    Jan 20, 2009 @ 10:23:18

    Sweet deal! Here are a couple more:
    It was great catching up with you in person instead of via blogger or FB.
    It was not great that it was such a smoky bar toward the end.

  11. anti-supermom
    Jan 20, 2009 @ 10:30:37

    Don’t thinks always look better when a refund is involved 🙂

    glad you basically had fun~

  12. Angela
    Jan 20, 2009 @ 14:01:24

    Wow! It’s great that the hotel accepted responsibility and refunded your room! Why in the world were people partying in the lobby?!?

  13. Jaina
    Jan 22, 2009 @ 12:45:15

    Honeymoon suite above the lobby? Really? Someone wasn’t thinking. I’m glad you had a fun time 🙂

  14. Half-Past Kissin' Time
    Jan 23, 2009 @ 13:04:33

    Wow. i am so glad you aren’t one of those people who complains but doesn’t do anything about it. Good for you! I’m sorry you had to go through that.

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