There are some exceptions I think where they may still play a role: She was known for having a lot of gay men in her glitzy social circle in the s and s, and one of her husbands was apparently bi-sexual. It can be lonely doing everything by yourself when everyone else is travelling with other people. So just who is Dorothy? Just to sit and chat with no other pressures other than an exchange of views, politely, in a safe forum is freedom such as we never expected to enjoy. Mail to Us Send Feedback. I think the time has come to be less ghetto and more mainstream.
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Roll Calls and Group Cruises
On mainstream cruise lines the events tend to be more sedate. I struggle to see the benefit and need for the Friends of Dorothy events. We should have a meeting and see how many other gays are onboard. Find roll calls by cruise line, cruise ship, or sailing date to connect with other Cruise Trend members on the same cruise. I went solo on a cruise. Thanks for adding your thoughts and insights.
She was known for having a lot of gay men in her glitzy social circle in the s and s, and one of her husbands was apparently bi-sexual. Time to stop being a friend of Dorothy, and time to just be friendly with anyone that interests you on-board? If Sounds like a good way to "meet" people in advance of your cruise if you're interested in doing so. So just who is Dorothy? If you enjoyed this article, please follow Tips For Travellers on: It was a code to identify fellow gay men by referring to them as friends of Dorothy.