>A Sunday evening meme/distraction. Feel free to play along…

1: Grab the book nearest to you, turn to page 18, find line 4. Write down what it says:

She turned. Her eyes flicked once my way, as if to note only

From Tipping the Velvet by Sarah Waters

2: Stretch your left arm out as far as you can. What do you touch first?

A neat little treasure box thingy that Teddywinkle got me for Christmas last year.

3: What is the last thing you watched on TV?

Last night’s SNL… Recorded for non-drowsy viewing.

4: WITHOUT LOOKING, guess what the time is:


5: Now look at the clock; what is the actual time?


6: With the exception of the computer, what can you hear?

Normal street noise. Traffic is moving nicely along Delaware.

7: When did you last step outside? What were you doing?

Saturday evening. I had to go back out into the alley to check that I hadn’t thrown away anything important.

Not much fun, but it allowed me to sleep last night.

8: Before you came to this website, what did you look at?

BBC Thinker QuizI’m a linguist thinker, by the way.

9: What are you wearing?

Ha! What a question. I’m wearing an old orange shirt (flattering but bleach spotted), bib overalls (very comfy) and a bandana.

10: Did you dream last night?

I did.

11: When did you last laugh?

Brian Fellows’ “I don’t need your charity!”

12: What is on the walls of the room you are in?

A few female-oriented paintings.

13: Seen anything weird lately?

The bottom of a bag of Reeses’s Eggs. Little bits of candy shell reminded me of actual egg shells.

14: What do you think of this quiz?


15: What is the last film you saw?

Touching the Void.

16: If you became a multi-millionaire overnight, what would you buy first?

The first round of beverages.

17: Tell me something about you that I don’t know.

I sing along with Amy Ray when I hear Indigo Girls tunes.

18: If you could change one thing about the world, regardless of guilt or politics, what would you do?

Nothing that I feel comfortable putting in writing. 😉

19: Do you like to dance?

Yes. I’ve taken ballroom and belly dancing classes.

20: George Bush: is he a power-crazy nutcase or some one who is finally doing something that has needed to be done for years?

Um… nutcase.

21: Imagine your first child is a girl, what do you call her?

Ulele. If only so that people can say, “That damned Ulele.”

22: Imagine your first child is a boy, what do you call him?

Again… Ulele. If only so that people can say, “That damned Ulele.”

Heh. Much like Ollie, I would keep the name the kid comes with.

23: Would you ever consider living abroad?

Sure. Might be fun. Would definitely be enlightening.


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