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Meme a day 2008-Day 89-A Bunch of Questions Meme

Since it's almost tomorrow in London....and I don't want to be stressing about it later tonight or tomorrow morning when I've got so many other things to stress about on my way to un-stressing.

Ganked from strawberrytatoo



Do you like strawberries?
If they're perfectly ripe. Otherwise, it's not worth bothering.

Who was your first best friend?
Elizabeth Pauly

Have you seen The Notebook over a million times?
Nope, never seen it. I don't think I want to :P

Laptop or PC?
Laptop at home.

Did you ever see the Sound of Music?
Yes. I think I might have been taken when it first opened.

Do you like hip hop or rock better?
Rock!

Do you believe in God?
Only when I need to.

Have you ever smashed your head against a pole and/or wall?
Yeah.

Have you ever been on a plane?
Yes. And will be again tomorrow.

Were you ever in a play?
Not enough of them.

Have you ever seen Stand by Me?
Seen clips. Never the whole thing.

Have you ever seen the movie Rent?
Not yet.

Do you listen to music regularly?
Yes.

Did you ever have braces?
Yes. *shudder*

Did you ever ride a horse and/or donkey before?
Not that I can remember

Have you ever licked the spine of a book?
I don't think so.

Have you sat in a photo booth and just hung out without taking a picture?
No.

Have you ever seen someone you knew and purposely avoided seeing them?
Definitely

When you see the abbreviation, "rofl", do you say it aloud in your head as, "rawful"?
No.

Are you friends with your best friend's significant other?
She doesn't have one right now.

How did you dress in middle school?
If you mean junior high school, probably like a dork. I wasn't a big fan of jeans, but I wasn't very fashionable about my skirts.

If you were one of the Seven Dwarfs, which one would you be?
Grumpy.

Have you ever flown first class?
Yes. (sigh!)

Would you rather surf in California or ski in Vermont?
Surf! Although I haven't been able to stand up on the board yet.


What is one topping you MUST have on your pizza?
Mushrooms.

Do you prefer to read fiction or non-fiction books?
Nonfiction.

Would you rather read books or magazines?
Magazines.

Have you ever seen a shooting star?
Uhhh...don't think so.

Have you ever torn your pants/trousers in public?
Probably

Do you know the difference between a conjunction and an adjective?
Yes. (Hey, I'm a Schoolhouse Rock alumni.)

How many times a day do you brush your teeth?
Once. On a good day.

Do you chew on ice?
I used to.

Do you watch TV or read before bedtime?
Watch tv, usually.

Are you allergic to anything?
Penicillin. Some kinds of pollen.

How many times a week do you wash your hair?
4-5

Do you own any tartan trousers?
NO!

Have you ever been in a natural disaster (flood, hurricane, etc.)?
Survivor of Loma Prieta.


Have you ever had food SO bad in a restaurant that you sent it back?
Yes.

Do you sleep in pyjamas?
Sometimes.

Do you talk in your sleep?
I don't know.

Have you ever swallowed your gum?
Used to do it a lot.

Where is the most inappropriate place your cell phone has rang?
Work.

Have you ever gone white water rafting?
No.

Have you ever faked sick?
Yes.

How many times have you broken a bone?
Never.

Have you ever had anyone tell you that your fly was open.
Yes. XYZ PDQ BAP

Have you ever successfully pogoed on a pogo stick?
No.

Do you eat breakfast?
Sometimes.

Can you pick things up with your toes?
Yes.

How many foreign countries have you visited?
Four that I can think of right now.

Would you rather clean the bathroom or the kitchen?
Kitchen, but I'm not crazy about either one.

What is your favourite breed of dog?
This changes all the time. Right now let's say Viszla.

Have you ever eaten frog legs?
No.

Your absolute favourite shirt is dirty. Would you still wear it?
No.

Have you ever put your tongue on a frozen pole?
Nope.

Have you ever blown bubbles in your milk?
As a kid.

What did you call your baby blanket.
My blankie.

Have you ever worn bell-bottoms?
Yes.

Can you read while travelling without getting sick?
Not in a car, but I'm ok on a plane or train. Bus can go either way.

What is a noise that you cannot stand?
Car alarms.

Do you know how to do a cart-wheel?
In theory. I can't actually do it.

What is the most you are willing to spend on a pair of sunglasses?
$15.00

Does your mum vacuum early in the morning while you're asleep?
She didn't when I lived at home.

Do you take pills of any sort?
Ortho Novum 777. Every day. (Unless I forget or something.)

Do you plug your nose when swimming under water?
No!

What was your elementary school called?
John K. Forest

Do you maintain any friendships originating from elementary school?
Yes. Me and Regina. Still buds after all these years.


What is your most favourite word of all time?
Ubiquitous.

Do gothic people scare you?
Assuming you mean Goths rather than American Gothic types, not really.


What kind of relationship do you have with your dad?
I miss him.

Would you forgive a friend for telling your biggest secret?
Depends on the consequences.

Is there anyone you like?
I'd say so.


Do you like the colour orange?
Not to wear, but I have nothing against it personally.

Do you find it in your heart to forgive?
Not easily.

Last thing you cooked?
Steak and corn.

Are you in a good mood?
I'll be better when I get out of here tonight.

What is your star sign?
Libra/Scorpio cusp

Do you believe in luck?
Yes.

Last person who told you your problems were going to be okay?
Hubby. He was in "Don't you worry bout a thing...every little thing gonna be all right" mode.

Do you have more or less than five real best friends?
Best means only one.

Be honest, do you like people in general?
No.

What are you doing this weekend?
Getting on a plane and going to Maui.

What do you think about?
My fanfiction life, writing my way out of this hell-hole, and how much I hate my job.

Sometimes, do you wish you were someone else?
Oh yes.

Got any nicknames?
Mimi, Mirs, Kitty.

Do you like Starbucks?
Yeah.

Are you named after anyone?
My father's mother.

Are you taller than 5'6“?
No.

What is your background on your phone?
Nothing.

Which is more powerful: actions or words?
Actions.

What are a few false perceptions you think people have about you?
That I know what the hell I'm doing.


What is the greatest lesson a friend has taught you?
That my writing is special.

Who taught you how to ride a bike, and when?
No idea.

All right, so have you ever actually sat down and thought about why you like the person you like?
Not really.

When people say, "Honestly, I don't think I've ever talked shit about anyone" do you think it's possible?
No

How do you feel about gay marriage?
Marriage equality NOW!

Is there someone you'd really like to hang out with and just talk about stuff?
Yeah.

Is there something that has happened in your past that you don't like talking about?
Nothing too traumatic. See forthcoming meme essay about my childhood.

Do you think a lot of people think bad things about you?
I know at least one who does. *waves*

Do you think you're approachable?
Yes.

Do you regret doing anything this week?
Working here.

Name something you wouldn't want to buy that's been used.
Hairbrush.

When did you last cry?
Why is this question always on the list?

How late did you stay up last night?
Around 1130PM

Has someone of the opposite sex ever told you they loved you?
Yes.

What do you think of the most when you are alone?
Writing. (Is this different than the other question. Who writes these things anyway?)

Would you ever become a vegetarian or even vegan?
No. Very carnivorous.

What do you think of people who hate vegetarians?
There's so many better reasons to hate people.

Are you a flirt?
Totally.

Would you rather have jet black hair or cherry red hair?
Ouch. Well, I'm fairly flaming on hair day, so I guess Cherry Red is closer to where I am now anyway.

Do you make sexual innuendos about everything?
That's why I love Capt. Jack.

Have you ever held hands?
Yes.

If you need a new pair of jeans, what store do you go to first?
Mervyn's or Dress Barn.

Have you ever got upset because somebody said they'd call you and they didn't?
Back in the day.

Have you ever met a real life prostitute?
Not that I know of.

Can you do push-ups?
A few.

Do you have a car?
No.

Where's your dad right now?
If there's a heaven, that would be the place.

Are you single?
No.

What's your favourite animal?
Dogs!

What's on your mind?
Posting this, GK-ing some hotels and getting the hell out of here.

Favourite football team?
Niners. Even when they suck. (Of course from the spelling, I'm assuming I should actually say Arsenal or something.)

What colour are your eyes?
Brown.

Where is your phone?
There on the Desk of Doom. I think my cell is in my pocketbook.

What's your biggest fear?
Seen this question before too. Right now I'm too stressed to scared.

Does your family get family portraits done?
No.

Are you mad at anyone?
Oh yeah, baby.

Annoyed with anyone?
That too.

Do you have a best friend that knows you inside and out?
bff Jennifer.

Can you cook harder things than spaghetti, pancakes, and macaroni and cheese?
A litle, but not much harder. I don't really do recipes.


What's your favourite time of year?
Autumn.

Do you know a lot about cars?
Nada.

What is your favourite childhood board game?
Candy Land.

Do you change best friends a lot?
No. (Do these people understand what "BEST FRIEND" means?)

Do you think that you’re a good person?
Not sure.

Do people underestimate you?
Maybe.

What is the background on your computer.
John Barrowman looking delightfully moody.

Does everyone in your life know the real you?
No.

Who was the last person to hug you?
Steven, when he left, wishing me a good vacation.

Beach or Mountains?
Beach.

Does someone love you?
Yes.

Is your birthday on a holiday?
My birthday should be a national holiday.

Do you vote?
Yes.

Do you have any friends or family in the war right now?
No.

Life... How do you feel about it?
Fuck em all and feed em fish.

Coffee or Tea?
Tea.

Have you ever been in love?
Yes.

Do you talk to yourself?
Yes.

Have you lived up to your parents' expectations?
In some ways.

Are we more likely to find you in a coffee bar or a nightclub?
Neither.

Has anyone ever told you that you would make a good stand up comedian?
All the time.

What colour is your couch?
Black and white.

Has anyone ever mistaken you for a family member?
No.

Do/Did you want to go back to school?
I don't think so.

What was your grade 6 teachers name?
Another repeat question. Mrs. Barbarisi or something like that.

Have you ever tried Propel Calcium Water?
I think I got it as a sample in a goodie bag from a run.

Has anyone ever told you to your face what they truly think about you?
I hope so.

What colour is the cloth/sponge you use in the shower/bath?
Don't use one.

Would you rather have a tarantula or a python as a pet?
Well if I had a python, I could call it Monty.

Do you actually enjoy reading?
Yes.

What is something people may not know about your province/state?


Have you ever heard of Newfoundland?
Yes.

What is the worst thing you've ever said to a teacher?
Can't remember.

What's the best book you've ever read for school?
Beauty and Sadness by Yusunari Kawabata

Is there anybody you just wish would fall off the planet?
So many.

How do you flush the toilet in public washrooms?
Quickly

Do you wear your seatbelt in the car?
Only when reminded.

Do you have a crush on someone?
Yeah.

Name one thing you worry about running out of?
Memory.

What famous person do you (or other people) think you resemble?
I used to Bette Midler, Reba MacIntyre and Bonnie Raitt.


Do you crack your knuckles?
Yes.

What song do you hate the most?
Cat's In The Cradle. (I hate even thinking about it.)

Did just mentioning that song make it get stuck in your head?
God I hope not.

What are your super powers?
Smut Cliche eradication.

Peppermint or spearmint?
Peppermint.

Where are your car keys?
Lost in time and space. (Haven't driven a car in over 20 years.)

What's your most annoying habit?
Waiting till the end of the day to actually do any work because I'm goofing off with LJ et al.

Where did you last go on vacation?
New York and Boston.

What is your best physical feature?
Beautiful skin.

What CD is closest to you right now?
I'm at work and I don't have any with me.

What 3 things can always be found in your refrigerator?
Butter, water, ice-cream in the freezer.

What superstition do you believe/practice?
Praying for god to help me get out of trouble when I screw up.

What colour are your bed sheets?
Dark blue.

Would you rather be a fish or a bird?
Bird

Do you talk on your cell phone when you drive?
I don't drive.

What are your favourite sayings?
God protects drunks, fools and travel agents.


What song(s) do you sing most often in the shower?
Hooked On a Feeling.

What is your favourite Harrison Ford movie?
Bladerunner.

What CD is in your stereo?
Bryan Ferry-Mamouna

How many kids do you plan on having?
NEVER NEVER NEVER NEVER NEVER NEVER!

Would you rather die in a blaze of glory or peacefully in your sleep?
How painful a blaze are we talking about?

Can you walk around your house at night with the lights off and not run into anything?
Hell, I can't do it when the lights are on.


Ever received a "why don't you write me?"
Not that I can remember.

Ever taken your frustration/bad mood out on others?
Yes. (Sorry, hubby.)

Ever had a huge argument and then realized that you were wrong?
Yeah.

Ever left things the way they were just because it would be harder to resolve it?
I don't think so...

Ever been so dazed that you take a drink of water but completely miss your mouth?
Possibly.

Ever dropped your toothbrush in the toilet?
No.

Can you sleep better at night or during the day?
Usually at night, but there's nothing like a day nap if you're tired enough.

Is your favourite colour evident by the clothes you wear?
At the moment, yes.

Is there a movie that you can really relate to?
Unfortunately, it's still The Breakfast Club.

Ever found lyrics to a song that almost exactly describes you?
"She's just a devil woman with evil on her mind."

Ever said a word so many times in a row that it didn't even sound like a word anymore?
No.

Was there a book series you read growing up?
All Of A Kind Family. (About a Jewish family on the Lower East Side in the 40's and 50's I think. Does anyone else remember this?)


Ever written a letter to someone and weren't able to give it to them because it was so personal and detailed?
No.

Are you able to act?
Yes. I wish I'd been given a chance.

Can you give public speeches without freaking out?
Yes.

Ever find humor in a part of a movie that no one else does?
Usually the deeply emotional stuff.

Are accents a turn on?
Almost any part of the British Isles.

Do you dream more good than bad?
I almost never remember any of my dreams.

Can you interpret your own dreams or do you have to have someone else tell you what they think?
When I can remember them, I can usually sort it out.

Ever regret saying something hurtful?
Yeah. When I'm mad I get incredibly mean and bitchy.

Ever regret expressing your love?
Yes.

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