i remember getting red and a turqoise gbc on christmas day. apparently all the gbcs were sold out around london so my dad had to drive somewhere up north to get it. im certain i chose bulbasaur, and i remember getting my fire blast/thunder/blizzard/psychic mewtwo to level 100, my first level 100. i loved articuno too. i remember also not long after i started the game, i was around my friends house and he asked to play and i said 'yeah but dont save' of course, he saved over, and even though i wasnt far into the game i started crying and saying 'this is just a dream' over and over again. it wasnt
hmm, what else.... ah yeah i remember being in cerulean (mistys gym) and not knowing how to exit. so i just battled pokemon in the grass until my mons were almost into their mid 20s, before i think a friend mentioned that theres a hole in a house which i could exit through.
might have to play red again when i go home