50 questions

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Inspired by Dru Blood....

1. How tall are you barefoot?

5'9"

2. Have you ever smoked heroin?

No.

3. Do you own a gun?

No.

4. Rehab?

No.

5. Do you get nervous before "meeting the parents"?

I look forward to it.

6. What do you think of hot dogs?

It's an "event" food.

7. What's your favorite Christmas song?

"I Believe in Father Christmas," by Emerson, Lake & Palmer. When less cynical, "God rest you merry gentlemen."

8. What do you prefer to drink in the morning?

Dark roast coffee.

9. Do you do push-ups?

Not since high school.

10. Have you ever done ecstacy?

No.

11. Are you vegan?

No.

12. Do you like painkillers?

Only when in pain.

13. What is your secret weapon to lure in the opposite sex potential lovers?

Friendliness and listening to every word they say.

14. Do you own a knife?

How else would I cook? - same as mg, says.

15. Do you have A.D.D.?

I don't even have triple A.

16. Date Of Birth?

Classified information.

17. Top 3 thoughts at this exact moment:

I am glad I'm alive.

This coffee tastes good.

The morning is beautiful.

18. Name the last 3 things you have bought:

Color-safe bleach.

Salsa.

Avocado.

19. Name five drinks you regularly drink:

Coffee.

Wine.

Beer.

Water.

Flavored club soda

20. What time did you wake up today?

7:30 a.m.

21. Current hair?

Blonde

22. Current worry?

Getting everything done.

23. Current hate?

Growing old.

24. Favorite place to be?

Home is where I want to be

Pick me up and turn me round

I feel numb - burn with a weak heart

(So I) guess I must be having fun

The less we say about it the better

Make it up as we go along

Feet on the ground

Head in the sky

It's ok I know nothing's wrong . . nothing

-- Talking Heads

25. Least favorite place to be?

In darkness.

26. Where would you like to go?

Into the mountains.

27. Do you own slippers?

Wearing them this moment.

28. Where do you think you'll be in 10 yrs?

Up in lights.

29. Do you burn or tan?

Burn.

30. Last thing you ate?

avocado

31. Would you be a pirate?

Who says I'm not!

32. Last time you had an alcoholic drink?

Last night when I talked with my best friend by phone.

33. What songs do you sing in the shower?

Very rarely.

34. What did you fear was going to get you at night as a child?

Dracula.

35. What's in your pockets right now?

Nada.

36. Last thing that made you laugh?

My own foolishness and blindness to things so obvious.

37. Best bed sheets you had as a child?

No opinion.

38. Worst injury you've ever had?

Cracked rib.

40. How many TVs do you have in your house?

One.

41. Who is your loudest friend?

Define, "loud."

42. Who is your most silent friend?

The one that slipped away.

43. Does someone have a crush on you?

Alas, no one's come forward ... but I'm hoping.

45. What is your favorite book?

What an impossible question.

46. What is your favorite candy?

I hate candy.

47. What songs do/did you want played at your wedding?

I'll work that out with my future mate.

48. What song do you want played at your funeral?

"O terra, addio" from Verdi's "Aida."

49. What were you doing 12AM last night?

Thinking.

50. Do you love the pain a tattoo brings?

Tattoo? That's for the Yakuza!

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Posted by Matsu on 24 February 2006 - 10:46am
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1. How tall are you barefoot?

6'2" in the morning, 6'0.5" in the afternoon

2. Have you ever smoked heroin?

No.

3. Do you own a gun?

No.

4. Rehab?

No.

5. Do you get nervous before "meeting the parents"?

I suppose I would.

6. What do you think of hot dogs?

I used to love them when I was younger, but I haven't had one since I was 12.

7. What's your favorite Christmas song?

The Sea of Souls cover of "I Believe in Father Christmas" (it seems to be a popular choice)

8. What do you prefer to drink in the morning?

Milk. In a bowl. With cereal.

9. Do you do push-ups?

No, I like my breasts as they are.

10. Have you ever done ecstacy?

No.

11. Are you vegan?

No.

12. Do you like painkillers?

Like: no. Appreciate: yes.

13. What is your secret weapon to lure in the opposite sex potential lovers?

I have none; and thus nothing to show for my efforts.

14. Do you own a knife?

Several.

15. Do you have A.D.D.?

I have rather the opposite.

16. Date Of Birth?

Shortly before the Carter Administration.

17. Top 3 thoughts at this exact moment:

My cat is dead.

That Letters to Cleo song is still in my head.

The fan in my computer is rather loud.

18. Name the last 3 things you have bought:

Can of pineapple juice.

One dozen eggs.

Bag of M&Ms.

19. Name five drinks you regularly drink:

the aforementioned pineapple juice

Northern Neck ginger ale

pink grapefruit juice

milk

cranberry juice

Barq's root beer

This would have been a significantly different list not too long ago.

20. What time did you wake up today?

Good question. I woke up twice during the night and sometime 7ish. I got OUT of the bed at 8.

21. Current hair?

Same dark brown I've had for about 20 years, inexorably yielding to very light gray.

22. Current worry?

I don't have those much.

23. Current hate?

Those neither.

24. Favorite place to be?

In my head.

25. Least favorite place to be?

I avoid those.

26. Where would you like to go?

Nowhere, really.

27. Do you own slippers?

No.

28. Where do you think you'll be in 10 yrs?

Here, otherwise who the hell knows.

29. Do you burn or tan?

Both, in that order.

30. Last thing you ate?

Sour Lifesaver Gummis

31. Would you be a pirate?

No. While the life of a pirate may seem to consist of glorious debauchery, the reality ran heavily toward malnutrition, buggery, and the occasional hanging.

32. Last time you had an alcoholic drink?

Probably polishing off that bottle of Everclear in college.

33. What songs do you sing in the shower?

anything that pops in my head

34. What did you fear was going to get you at night as a child?

Nothing.

35. What's in your pockets right now?

Lint.

36. Last thing that made you laugh?

I laugh at everything. The last hilarious thing was a description of Voltron losing a dance contest to a Robeast.

37. Best bed sheets you had as a child?

I had some Return of the Jedi sheets.

38. Worst injury you've ever had?

I'm pretty sure I cracked a bone in my foot in high school. Who knew that jumping off a staircase onto concrete on one foot wearing old Navy deck boots would hurt?

What happened to #39?

40. How many TVs do you have in your house?

Two. One is purely decorative.

41. Who is your loudest friend?

n/a

42. Who is your most silent friend?

n/a

43. Does someone have a crush on you?

Not that I know of.

#44 took a hiatus as well.

45. What is your favorite book?

Oh hell, favorite book within eyeshot: Albion's Seed.

46. What is your favorite candy?

Wild Berry Gummi Lifesavers

47. What songs do/did you want played at your wedding?

The "Imperial March" really isn't a wedding song (and we already had that at graduation), so I don't have a preference.

48. What song do you want played at your funeral?

None. I'll be dead and not listening to anything.

49. What were you doing 12AM last night?

Probably thinking about something, waiting for my brain to slow down enough to get to sleep.

50. Do you love the pain a tattoo brings?

No. Pain sucks.

David Thompson's picture
Posted by David Thompson (not verified) on 24 February 2006 - 8:19pm
Don't Be So Sure

Well, I have a crush on you. Glad to see you posting more.

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Posted by Kevin T. Keith (not verified) on 27 February 2006 - 4:29pm