POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Jul 8, 2011
Best friends Allison Duran and Nicole Miner love the Harry Potter novels and movies so much they enlisted in a seven-month Disney internship just so they could be in Florida the same time the Wizarding World of Harry Potter opened at Universal Orlando Resort last year. “It changed our lives. … We worked hard so we could be there opening day,” said Duran, pictured on the left with Miner, enjoying a mug of butterbeer at the theme park.
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