23/7/12, Olympic Stadium
D went. She'd volunteered but they hadn't given her anything; a ticket to the tech rehearsal was the consolation prize. She texted before it started to say the set looked like a Fuzzy Felt Hobbitland. But when she came home she was very discreet: Danny Boyle came on before it started and implored them to (Twitter hashtag coming up) #savethesurprise. I think she was a bit underwhelmed but I can get no details.