I have been A-List for years, and preferred and companion pass for two. Last year, I didn't take the extra flight that I needed. I think it was 1800 points. I worked up through Christmas, and couldn't force myself back on a plane. I thought I wouldn't get it, then those emails. I figured I had been wrong, and what a sweet surprise. Wow! I was floored by the apology emails that went to junk mail, for some reason. Gee, that was BAD form. I'm using every trick to get back to the same level, and get the companion pass back, though I didn't use it much. When you fly often, it isn't as fun on vacation. I like the double points, and I will use them when I retire. A-List Preferred is the bomb. Points just pile up.
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