Catching an early flight to Honolulu that Sunday morning for my wife's incentive trip had some advantages, although when the 5:45 a.m. alarm shattered my peaceful sleep I couldn't think of any. Still, this was the beginning of an adventure and, after shaking off the drowsiness, I couldn't help but feel a little . . . excited.
Still, I told myself, a free trip is a free trip. As I rummaged around for shorts and sandals in the pre-dawn haze, I wasn't 100 percent sold. Of