Day 3: Taking on Newport


Flip gets his bearings at the Yaquina Head Lighthouse.


Flip is worried about Sharon and Jim being bigger than the Yaquina Bay Bridge. Perspective and distance-guaging are not his things.


The full-deal motley crew. Dang, but we look good.

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Ready to explore downtown Newport.

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The wheel of fortune in the toy store.

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Flip must take a spin.

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Flip still keeps an eye out for possible news of relatives, but in this case, he’s glad they are not related.

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Flip requested that we not visit this establishment.

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Pondering the greater meaning of life on the water.

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Now this one could be related, except tongues are not a Flip feature.


Back at Depoe Bay at, yep, Gracie’s Sea Hag, Flip sports his pirate best.


Carl and Muguette take their chances on the one-armed slot bandits.


Either way, we are all winners.