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Sunday, March 13, 2005

Jimbo's Getting to Know you Meme

1. IF YOU COULD BUILD A SECOND HOUSE ANYWHERE, WHERE WOULD IT BE?
Above a rocky Scottish shore.
2. WHAT ARE YOUR FAVORITE ARTICLES OF CLOTHING
Shirts
3. THE LAST CDs YOU BOUGHT?
Milladoiro's "Todos Sus Grabaciones en CBS" as a disc, Beth Waters through iTunes.
4. WHAT TIME DO YOU WAKE UP IN THE MORNING?
6:30
5. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE KITCHEN APPLIANCE?
Dishwasher. being lazy.
6. IF YOU COULD PLAY AN INSTRUMENT, WHAT WOULD IT BE?
Irish bagpipes, but I would have to leave home
7. FAVORITE COLOR?
Royal Blue.
8. WHICH VEHICLE DO YOU PREFER, SPORTS CAR, MOTORCYCLE, OR SUV?
A sports car convertible.
9. DO YOU BELIEVE IN THE AFTERLIFE?
Ask me again in 50 years.
10. FAVORITE CHILDREN'S BOOK?
Children of the New Forest
Knight Crusader
Most of the GA Henties (depending on your definition of children's books- I can't remember the young ones but Beatrix Potter and Rupert Bear were in there somewhere)
11. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE SEASON?
Spring
12. IF YOU HAVE A TATTOO, WHAT IS IT?
None.
13. IF YOU COULD HAVE ONE SUPERPOWER, WHAT WOULD IT BE?
Wisdom.
14. CAN YOU JUGGLE?
Only work and administrivia
15. ONE PERSON/PEOPLE FROM YOUR PAST YOU WISH YOU COULD GO BACK AND TALK TO?
Grandpa.
16. WHAT IS UNDER YOUR BED?
A mirror and an escape ladder
17. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE DAY?
Thursday.
18. WHICH DO YOU PREFER, SUSHI OR HAMBURGER?
Sushi.
19. FROM THE PEOPLE WHO NORMALLY READ YOUR BLOG, WHO IS THE MOST LIKELY TO RESPOND FIRST?
Probably no-one
20. ON WHICH BLOG DID YOU FIND THIS MEME?
Jimbo at Cul de Sac.
21. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE FLOWER?
Roses, friesias and crocuses and snowdrops at this time of year.
22. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE MEAL?
Shepherd's pie made with lamb.
23. DESCRIBE YOUR PJS.
Tonight they are grey with stripes
24. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE BREAKFAST?
Fresh fruit and Eggs Benedict.
25. DO YOU LIKE YOUR JOB?
If only I didn't have to grade or deal with upset faculty and staff.
26. WHAT IS YOUR DREAM JOB?
I'll take lots of highly intelligent, self-motivating, grad students and a steady and generous research budget, this is a dream, right!
27. WHAT AGE DO YOU PLAN TO RETIRE?
Somewhere between 1 and 3 years from now. (But that is almost what I said this time last year though the second number went down one digit this time).
28. WHERE DID YOU MEET YOUR SPOUSE OR SIGNIFICANT OTHER?
At a singles dance.
29. SOMETHING YOU WOULD LIKE TO DO THAT YOU HAVE NEVER DONE BEFORE.
Ride in a balloon over the California Vineyards (or the French, I'm not picky as long as there are lots of samples aboard).

1 Comments:

At 9:47 AM, Blogger Pilgrim/Heretic said...

Just to put the lie to #19.

Bagpipes and Milladoiro - good call! :)

 

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