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Short version, see below...
Thursday - Grayline Downtown loop. Cool. Lombardi's. Where's toppings? Great crust. First pizza place in USA. Gray's Papaya. Read long version. Grayline Night Loop. Way, way cool. Double decker. Lights. Brooklyn Bridge. Peep show on walk back to Penn Station? Nope. My-Sugar-Na was along.
Friday - Raw windy rainy yukky day. Statue of Liberty. Not exciting. Ellis Island. Very interesting. Too Long. Tired. Sore. Cold. Wet. Hungry. Gray's Papaya. Read long version. Dave & Busters is adult Chuck E. Cheese. Meh.
Saturday - Nice day. Missed train from Central Islip. Only 2 hours in Manhattan. Run, My-Sugar-Na. Run. Labor dispute on Grayline bus. Zip through M&M Store. Gray's Papaya. Read long version. Back to Long Island. Mr. Uncie's wedding got in the way. Long ride to boat. Cold appetizers. Nice boat ride. I was Belle of the Ball. Great time ('xcept for food). Back to Dave & Busters w/ sorta-sister. Had foo-foo drink in stem glass. Stem broke. Free drink!
Sunday - $70 per couple for Mother's Day brunch? Back to Manhattan. My-Sugar-Na. Shoe blow out. Payless is there. New shoes $13. No tax. Went to OTB. Lost $4. Peed at OTB. Sopranos tour through NJ worth $44 each. Pic taken with Vito. Stood on steps where Christphuh gets shot. Satriale's torn down. Will become "Soprano Condominiums". Had onion rings at Halston's. Ordered Cookie Dough ice cream at Halston's. Got vanilla with hint of Oreo. Sat in Tony's seat at Bada-Bing. Back to Manhattan. Top of Empire State Building. Nice view. Gotta buy map or audio tour. Sucks. But love capitalism. Carnegie Deli. One pound Reuben sammich $22. Finished 3/4 of it. Back to Long Island. An hour to pack?
Monday - Gotta go home. Last trip on Long Island Railroad. Bus to LaGuardia. Plane late. Will miss connection to Des Moines. What? Read long version. Home at 2:00 PM. Got dogs from kennel. $200 for boarding? Anyone wanna buy a dog or two before July?
Tuesday - What? Vacation ended Monday. Connecting flight to Des Moines the next day. Why Des Moines? Read long version. My-Sugar-Na watching Survivor. Yawn. Another Yawn. Blogging instead. You're up to date.