Sunday, February 19, 2012

two years

i answered these questions two july's ago. previous answers can be found here:

1. what is your idea of perfect happiness? saturday mornings with pch and polly
2. what is your greatest fear? it will forever and always be: losing a permanent tooth
3. which living person do you most admire? my brothers
4. which words or phrases do you most overuse? "obvi" and in my old age, i kind of say the f-word more than i should
5. what is the trait you most deplore in yourself? interrupting
6. what do you dislike the most about your appearance? not looking polished
7. which living person do you most depise? blind liberals
8. what or who is the greatest love of your life? patrick c. heckel
9. which talent would you most like to have? i want to write a sitcom, or buy pretty things for anthropologie
10. if you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be? i wish i had the patience of my mother
11. if you could change one thing about your family, what would it be? the distance between us
12. if you were to die and come back as a person or thing, what do you think it would be? a male penguin - or polly lewis-heckel. she lives the life.
13. what is your most treasured posession? my travels
14. what is your favorite occupation? whatever morgan freeman is doing at this very second
15. what is your most marked characteristic? my curls, or the hair piled on top of my head. depends on the time of day
16. what do you most value in your friends? how much they love pat, because i love him
17. who are your favorite writers? joyce carol oates, ee cummings, elizabeth gilbert
18. who are your heroes in real life? funny, strong women
19. what is it that you most dislike? apathy
20. how would you like to die? in the comfort of bunkies
21. what is your motto? be kind, not naive. & we are all capable of being better than the worst things that ever happened to us.