Be different. It's OK. In fact, it's quite beautiful.
Yes, this was what I was missing, sitting in my hotel room in the evening. I seriously needed a kick in the ass for missing even a few of these beautiful end of day gatherings.
The surf pounding the rugged shoreline was not only an awe-inspiring sight, but was also a powerful sound track. I spent a few hours just sitting watching the waves crash in.
The USS Missouri is an impressive sight. If you feel compelled, you can purchase a tour to check her out. If you are more like me, a bit of a tightwad, and would rather just read up on her history, you can do that here.