>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?
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?
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.