1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  2. Welcome both old friends and new to the all new Walt Disney Secrets :-D Please take a moment to say hi

Best. Text. Ever.

Discussion in 'Trip Reports' started by Beccaberry, Apr 9, 2014.

  1. Beccaberry
    Offline

    Beccaberry She's beccalicious! Forum Host

    Joined:
    Jul 2, 2008
    Messages:
    13,567
    Likes Received:
    867
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    Milford, Connecticut, United States
    It appears as though we may be planning another trip :)

    Yes, I know...what else is new? But this one is special. Really special.

    For those of you who have traveled with me these past 18 months on the long, and often heartbreaking journey with my father, you know it has not been easy. I don't think I could ever adequately express my gratitude for your support, your kindness, and your laughter during first, his chemo and radiation; and then again during his bypass surgery. You have been a constant source of strength and I am continually amazed at how tightly knit our community is, and remains.

    When my father began cardiac rehab, his therapist told him to set a goal, to think of something he thought he could never do and set his sights on it. And so he did. A few days later he called to tell me that the answer had, in fact, come to him immediately. "I'm going to Disney World!!!" He went on to say that his dream, his goal was that he wanted to be healthy enough to go to Disney World with his grandchildren. Without hesitation I told him that when he was ready, I would make it happen.

    So last week, I received this text from my mom...

    textmom.jpg

    Best. Text. Ever.

    So! It looks like we'll be planning a new trip! Oh...this is going to be big. This is going to be EPIC.
     
    Last edited: Apr 9, 2014
    Dizneyblonde and Watchinherskip like this.
  2. Watchinherskip
    Offline

    Watchinherskip Better known as "That Guy"

    Joined:
    Sep 2, 2008
    Messages:
    3,547
    Likes Received:
    432
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Location:
    Virginia USA
    Without doubt...it is! So happy that his rehab is going so well and what a way to celebrate. That is great news! And the trip is just icing on the cake.
     
    Beccaberry likes this.
  3. uscwest
    Offline

    uscwest Senior Cast Member

    Joined:
    Jul 26, 2008
    Messages:
    7,904
    Likes Received:
    260
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Woodbridge, VA
    Fabulous news SD.
     
    Beccaberry likes this.
  4. Beccaberry
    Offline

    Beccaberry She's beccalicious! Forum Host

    Joined:
    Jul 2, 2008
    Messages:
    13,567
    Likes Received:
    867
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    Milford, Connecticut, United States
    You seriously couldn't jackhammer the smile off my face when I read that :)
     
  5. MystikPiglit
    Offline

    MystikPiglit Peace, Love and Mickey Mouse

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2008
    Messages:
    6,294
    Likes Received:
    307
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    Norfolk.
    Wow, what a great bit of news. Happy planning! :hug2:
     
    Beccaberry likes this.
  6. Britchick
    Offline

    Britchick Cast Member

    Joined:
    Jun 29, 2008
    Messages:
    15,396
    Likes Received:
    517
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Female
    fabulous!! can't wait to hear all about it!
     
    Beccaberry likes this.
  7. Dawn
    Offline

    Dawn carpe diem-ing Forum Host

    Joined:
    Jun 29, 2008
    Messages:
    14,371
    Likes Received:
    174
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Location:
    In the red...
    :tralala:
     
    Beccaberry likes this.
  8. Johnie
    Offline

    Johnie Budget Queen Forum Host

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2008
    Messages:
    16,407
    Likes Received:
    308
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Location:
    Virginia
    That is awesome! Let me know if you need help!
     
    Beccaberry likes this.
  9. Tony G
    Offline

    Tony G Serious Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Aug 20, 2009
    Messages:
    1,358
    Likes Received:
    432
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Wow. That is truly unbelievable!

    Better get planning!
     
    Beccaberry likes this.
  10. Dizneyblonde
    Offline

    Dizneyblonde Secret's Birthday Fairy!

    Joined:
    Jun 29, 2008
    Messages:
    3,555
    Likes Received:
    111
    Trophy Points:
    63
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    Cornwall
    Fantastic news!
     
    Beccaberry likes this.
  11. Tink
    Offline

    Tink Cead Mille Failte! Staff Member Administrator

    Joined:
    Jun 29, 2008
    Messages:
    27,178
    Likes Received:
    717
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    15 minutes (or so) North of WDW
    :mental: :kitty2::giraffe::hippoband:
     
    Beccaberry likes this.
  12. Wendy
    Offline

    Wendy A hui hou kakou makuakane Staff Member Administrator

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 2008
    Messages:
    23,473
    Likes Received:
    768
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    In Neverland
    Absolutely wonderful news Becca :hug2:

    It's going to be an amazing trip where you will make lots of beautiful memories.
     
    Beccaberry likes this.
  13. Esmeralda
    Online

    Esmeralda Serious Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Mar 2, 2010
    Messages:
    2,042
    Likes Received:
    230
    Trophy Points:
    63
    OMG! Yaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay!
     
    Beccaberry likes this.
  14. Coolape
    Offline

    Coolape Addicted to Mickey

    Joined:
    Jun 28, 2010
    Messages:
    154
    Likes Received:
    31
    Trophy Points:
    28
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    United Kingdom
    Oh wow that's awesome news. I haven't followed what has happened but can just about out 2 and 2 together.

    You guys have a wonderful time out there anyways!
     
    Wendy and Beccaberry like this.
  15. Deafjeff
    Offline

    Deafjeff Serious Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2010
    Messages:
    4,026
    Likes Received:
    284
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Caerphilly
    thats wonderful! so pleased for you all :wiggle:
     
    Beccaberry likes this.
  16. Shellyamc
    Offline

    Shellyamc Serious Forum Regular

    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2008
    Messages:
    3,801
    Likes Received:
    57
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Location:
    Upstate New York
    Best. Post. Ever!!

    I volunteer to donate tissues! I know that every time I turned around and caught a special moment I would be a mess!
     
  17. Beccaberry
    Offline

    Beccaberry She's beccalicious! Forum Host

    Joined:
    Jul 2, 2008
    Messages:
    13,567
    Likes Received:
    867
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    Milford, Connecticut, United States
    Oh Shelly...you know I'm going to be a hot freakin' mess the entire time :)
     
  18. Tink
    Offline

    Tink Cead Mille Failte! Staff Member Administrator

    Joined:
    Jun 29, 2008
    Messages:
    27,178
    Likes Received:
    717
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    15 minutes (or so) North of WDW
    OOOOOH! There's an idea!!! Becca, I know JUST the ten year old tissue bearer you can have with you the entire holiday! ;) :lol:
     
    Beccaberry likes this.
  19. Beccaberry
    Offline

    Beccaberry She's beccalicious! Forum Host

    Joined:
    Jul 2, 2008
    Messages:
    13,567
    Likes Received:
    867
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    Milford, Connecticut, United States
    Perfect! Does he charge by the hour or by the tissue? Hehehe
     
  20. Tink
    Offline

    Tink Cead Mille Failte! Staff Member Administrator

    Joined:
    Jun 29, 2008
    Messages:
    27,178
    Likes Received:
    717
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Gender:
    Female
    Location:
    15 minutes (or so) North of WDW
    Oh NO charge!!! :D You just have to keep him the entire time. :D
     

Share This Page