July 17, 1955 The Magic Kingdom's opening day was a disaster. The day had been meant for a limited crowd of specially invited people. But the invitation sent out earlier that summer had been counterfeited.
during the trouble with dad my dad was visited by his old swansea friend lionel who he remembers from his long
During The Trouble With Dad, my dad was visited by his old Swansea friend Lionel, who he remembers from his long-term memory but not short-term. So when his 85 year old mate, said "I'm Lionel!" my dad said "You don't look like him." Lionel said: "I do look like him. I really do."