dabbler in neuroscience
asker of pertinent questions.
as still as pertinent as when he first asked them
a hundred years ago.
just fun. and a way to know ourselves and others.
this post was suggested by my friend rummy in india.
you think you know yourself?
feel free to answer some yourself!
these are mine old bean!
1871 ~ 1922
your favorite virtues: compassion and simplicity
your favorite quality in a man: ability to communicate and a sense of humor
your favorite quality in a woman: honesty and humor and warmth
your chief characteristic: lover of life and optimistic
what you appreciate most in your friends: their understanding and patience
your main fault: talkativeness. on paper and in person.
your favorite occupation: just being. and quiet solitary pursuits. reading.
your idea of happiness: a cold black nose and a wagging tail. and reading on a rainy day.
your idea of misery: being confined in a small or even large airless place with no windows.
if not yourself who would you be: merle streep
where would you like to live: england
your favorite color and flower: white and beige and vibrant tropical colors. tulips.
your favorite prose authors: rosamund pilcher. hemingway. anais nin. gladys taber.
your favorite poets: basho. rumi. mary oliver. ee cummings. billy collins. poppy.
your favorite heros in fiction: jesse stone. gus in lonesome dove. atticus in to kill a mockingbird.
your favorite heroines in fiction: agatha raisin in all the mysteries by m.c. beaton
your favorite painters and composers: renoir. chagall. o’keeffe. cindi. … puccini. cole porter.
your favorite heroes in real life: my marine. my husband. jacques cousteau. the dalai lama.
your favorite heroines in real life: my mother. my gram. helen keller. audrey hepburn. vicki.
what characters in history do you most dislike: the shooters of lincoln and jfk and john lennon
your favorite heroines in world history: eleanor roosevelt. queen mum. madam curie. mother teresa
GOOD GRIEF!!! HOW LONG IS THIS THING!!!!! LOLOL!!! 😀
your favorite food and drink: crunchy peanut butter and strawberries. water with ice and lemon
your favorite names: kate. sarah. (ellen … my middle name) and michael. david. sam. jacob. blake.
what you hate the most: the MEGA greedy and powerful corporations that have taken over the world
world history character you hate the most: hitler . all small minded and power hungry politicians.
military event you admire the most: the spirit of the english people during the london blitz
the reform you admire most: women’s right to vote. and the birth control movement.
the natural talent you’d like to be gifted with: to be a sultry voiced jazz singer… julie london style
how you wish to die: quickly. painlessly. quietly. and as a very wise old lady.
what is your present state of mind: bliss
for what fault have you the most toleration: when someone is inept but still doing their best
your favorite motto: live and let live and try to do no harm.
but it does make you think. and it is rather fun. but…. never again probably! LOLOL.
hello? hello old bean?
are you still here?
til soon old bean!
and don’t feel you have to comment on this post…
it was just a bit of fun. you should try it!
i would visit and read all of yours!
and poppy . . .
the next one on food! ♥