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Nyx

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I just spent a couple of days in Ohio for the funeral of a family member, the less said about that the better. We actually made it through those days without killing anyone else. It was definitely an *interesting* trip.

I got a couple of pics of random family members after the funeral:





No, my kids aren't in either pic.

We stayed at a really nice place, Deer Creek Lodge, got a big discount because a family member works there.



We got a loft room, one of the larger rooms available:







The kids got the upper part, I got the lower level.





One of my kids left the remnants of his supper on the table, and had to clean it up later.
 

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My younger son has an interesting concept of what constitutes "decorating"



My older son thought the local wildlife was the best part of the trip. He and I were outside and saw a skunk not more than 6 feet away from us. Of all the times for me to not have my camera handy :( There were a LOT of deer, we almost hit one with the van on the way there.





There was a very nice lounge area for relaxing, too bad we didn't have more time to enjoy it.





The view from the balcony out to the lake was terrific, morning and evening.



 

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BigDov said:
How very....... interesting. I must take a trip to this Deer Creek Lodge and ask for the dreamwalker family discount :fly:
Wouldn't work, they know me by my real name, not the name I use here :fly:
 
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neat. I heard funeral and was expecting pics of gramma in the casket like that other guy.


Looks like a really nice hotel. I have to go away friday morning and don't think my hotel will look like that, especially for $32 a night...
 
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Harper

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you know, if you change around the letters in funeral, you get real fun. i love irony.
 
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Harper said:
you know, if you change around the letters in funeral, you get real fun. i love irony.

the most fun I ever had at a funeral was when I was about 12 or so. We were playing hide and seek until I somehow locked myself in the room where they store empty coffins. At the time I did not know they were empty. I was very scared :/
 

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crazymike said:
neat. I heard funeral and was expecting pics of gramma in the casket like that other guy.


Looks like a really nice hotel. I have to go away friday morning and don't think my hotel will look like that, especially for $32 a night...
No casket pics, I have a couple that someone else took but I didn't want to post them.

With the discount I got it was just over $50 a night, worth every penny plus :) The regular rate is upwards of $100 a night.
 

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BigDov said:
Well then I guess you'll just have to share your name with me then!! :D
I still doubt that they'd give you the discount, unless you manage to have a death in the family at the right time :fly:
 
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Welcome back! I certainly missed you. Started thinking "Where is dreamwalker?"
Glad you had a good time! but sorry you had to leave for a funeral though :( :heart:
 

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Lynnakitty said:
Welcome back! I certainly missed you. Started thinking "Where is dreamwalker?"
Glad you had a good time! but sorry you had to leave for a funeral though :( :heart:
Someone actually MISSED ME???!!! :heart: Didn't think anyone would!

The funeral was for a family member I hadn't seen in over ten years. The rest of the trip was very hectic but OK otherwise :cool: