Embarkation is no problem i suspect they are just trying to have fun with you.
Get to the port by 12 noon and enjoy the ship before sailaway.
Enjoy the cruise
P.S. I hope you are leaving today for the drive down
Alexandr Pushkin, Carnival-Holiday, HAL-(old)Westerdam, Orient lines-Marco Polo, Royal Olympic-Olympic, NCL-Dream, Dawn-Princess, ACCL-Grande Caribe, Oceania-Insignia (3), Regatta(4) Marina (1) St Lawrence Cruise Lines-Canadian Empress
Scenic River cruise June 11,2012