IN LIFE AS IN THE DANCE : GRACE GLIDES

ON BLISTERED FEET.
---Alice Abrams

Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Getting to Know You...

THE BATTLE AXE:
Getting to know you.......... I’ve been tagged by "Flip Flip Floozie" to answer
40 questions about myself. Be prepared to be bored!

1. What is your occupation? Retired/Disability; have been insurance
agent/secretary/Admin Ass't
2. What color are your socks right now? Blk/white
3. What are you listening to right now? Fox News
4. What was the last thing that you ate? Donut (I know, shame on me!)
5. Can you drive a stick shift? Absolutely! I can speed shift, too!
6. If you were a crayon, what color would you be? Blue - the color of water
7. Last person you spoke to on the phone? Hubman
8. Do you like the person who sent this to you? You bet!
9. How old are you today? 59 years, 10 months .Too close to the next milestone.
I'm gonna be old - sob....
10. Favorite drink? Diet Cherry Pepsi
11. What is your favorite sport to watch? Oxymoron! Syncronized swimming? He, he, he...
12. Have you ever dyed your hair? Played around with colors in high school but it's natural now.
13. Pets? Two dogs (Shih Tzu, Mini Schnauzer); Cockatiel and Nanday Conure (small parrot)
14. Favorite food? Mexican anything (or steak)
15. What was the last movie you watched? Must've been really good cuz I can't remember...
16. What was the last book you read? "Running with Scissors"
17. What do you do to vent anger? Hold it in then explode like a banshee!
18. What was your favourite toy as a child? Mr. Potato Head
19. What is your favourite, fall or spring? Spring
20. Hugs or kisses? Hugs (kisses are reserved)
21. Cherries or blueberries? Cherries
22. Do you want your friends to leave you comments? Of course!
23. Who is the most likely to comment? The people who have blessed me with coming by regularly
24. Who is least likely to comment? The dreaded lurkers
25. Living arrangements? Married - 29 years in Dec.
26. When was the last time you cried? Yesterday...
27. What's on the floor of your closet? Ha! I have closet organizers but still have DVD's, CD's, books(overflow) along with shoes. I'm a slob.
28. Who is the friend you have had the longest? Judy R-B.
29. What did you do last night? Watched TV and slept off and on.
30. Favorite smells? Onions and bacon frying, coffee brewing, fresh rain and the ocean!!!
31. What inspires you? People who persevere!
32. What are you afraid of? Failure.
33. Plain, cheese or spicy hamburgers? Spicy w/cheese!
34. Favourite dog breed? German Shepherd but I love my little lap dogs (it wouldn't be fair to have a big dog now - space and energy wise!). I just love dogs, period. They make me smile.
35. Number of keys on your key ring? Five
36. Number of years at current job? Last job - 11; I've been home for two years.
37. Favourite day of the week? Friday - Hubman will be home for the weekend!
39. Favourite holidays? Christmas
40. Ever driven a Motorcycle or heavy machinery? Tried to drive a big motorcycle but
hubman, who weighed over 220# was on the back - I couldn't steer the stupid thing! We were in sand and that didn't help!

6 comments:

~*SilverNeurotic*~ said...

What did you think of "Running With Scissors"?

Linda said...

Good answers! Nice to know even more about you!

Morgen said...

I, too, want your review of "Running With Scissors"!!!

Lots of great info about you, Gracie!

Looks like lots of us love Mexican food!!!! Arriba!

{{{hugs}}}

Desert Songbird said...

Aww, we had German Shepherds when I was growing up. I just loved them. They were so lovable and loyal.

[[sniff, sniff]] I miss them!

Fran said...

Hello....my name is Fran and I am a dreaded lurker....

Just wanted to let you know that I enjoy your blog! Come visit me sometime!

It's a FLIP-FLOP World said...

Well thanks for answering your questions. I loved getting to know more about you. That is of course WHY I picked you in the first place!! Great way to do that!! Again thanks..Sandy