Despite three days of rain and cold, despite dragging our luggage and multiple carry-ons half a mile, despite arriving early, you can see how happy Linda looks. Terminal means waiting, waiting means embarkation, embarkation means cruise -- and that's the part we love. Linda's platinum status got us into a quicker line. We arrived about 11:45. By 12:30 we were on Deck 15 at the Horizon Court Buffet having lunch. The yellow tag on her shoulder indicates that we were in group B.