Another quiz

December 6, 2007 at 1:56 pm (private personal space) ()

1. What bill do you hate paying the most? My cellphone bill. The service is shit, the rates exorbitant. . .need I say more?

2. Where was the last place you had a romantic dinner? At Jewel of India in the V&A.

3. If you could go back and change one thing what would it be? Nothing. If you mess with one thing everything else would have to change too.

4. Name of your first grade teacher? Leslie. She was later hijacked by one of the school’s former pupils and so traumatised she had to quit.

5. What do you really want to be doing right now? I want to be in bed.

6. What did you want to do when you were growing up? An air hostess, a teacher, a writer, a grown up.

7. How many universities did you attend? Two. Is this relevant in any way?

8. Why did you choose the shirt that you have on right now? It was the top one in my drawer.

9. What are your thoughts on gas prices? Don’t really care cos I only fill my car about once a month. I’m lucky that way.

10. If you could move anywhere and take someone with you where would it be? Brazil. With my partner.

11. First thought when the alarm went off this morning? Where the hell is the snooze button?

12. Last thought before going to sleep last night? I really can’t remember. I think I was reading and just fell asleep while doing that.

13. Favorite underwear? Ek praatie uittie onneklere laai nie.

14. Favorite thing about the opposite sex? They’re waaaay less complicated.

15. What errand/chore do you despise? Taking out the trash. Fortunately I have a great partner who does it for me.

16. If you didn’t have to work, would you volunteer? Absolutely

17. Get up early or sleep in? Daft question. Of course I’d sleep in.

18. What is your favorite cartoon character? Dot of Animaniacs fame.

19. BMI? 2 bazillion.

20. Secret Indulgence? I watch America’s Next Top Model sometimes *blush*

21. Do you pretend to really like people you don’t…really like? Depends. For work, I have to. Personal life, no.

22. When did you first start feeling old? I don’t feel old.

23. Favorite Radio Station? I don’t have one.

24. Do you like the person who sits directly across from you at work? Yes, he’s a riot.

25. At this point in your life, would you rather start a new career or a new relationship? Neither but if I had to it would be new career. Nothing wrong with the relationship I have.


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Yet another quiz

October 26, 2007 at 9:08 am (private personal space) ()

Thanks to my friend Cara for this.

1.When is the last time you held hands with someone? A few minutes ago on the stairs.

2. You wake up as the opposite gender, what’s the first thing you do? Try to find the alarm button so you can smash it.

3. Have you ever climbed out a window? Yep. Let’s not go into details, ok.

4. Where is your mum? At home in Mitchell’s Plain.

5. Morning or night person? Definitely night.

6. What was the last movie you watched? New – Knocked up (it was bad); old – When Harry Met Sally (I still love it).

7. Do you have a crush on anyone right now? Can you have a crush on someone if you’re in a relationship with that person?

8. Any cool scars? I have scars but I wouldn’t consider them cool.

9. Things about the opposite sex you notice first? Hands, eyes.

10. What do you do when no one is watching? Pull at the waistband of my pants, especially when I’m having a fat week.

11. Ever been in love? Yes.

12. What’s something your friends make fun of you for? I’m very clumsy and very forgetful. Sometimes at the same time.

13. What is your curfew? Er…huh?

14. Would you ever dye your hair red? I don’t think so. Have never put any dye on my hair because I’m way to lazy to maintain it.

15. You + alcohol = very chatty

16. What’s your worst personality flaw? I try to help even when it’s not wanted.

17. What career would you wish to be in? I’ve already got it.

18. Which country would you like to visit? Brazil.

19. Do you want a well paying job or a job you enjoy? A job I enjoy.

20. Do you wish to have the same best friends when you’re older? Yes. I’ve had many for years and years already.

21. Do you believe in needing a religion? No.

22. What did you wear today? I’m wearing black pants and a black top. Does this surprise you at all?

23. When were you last on the phone? About an hour ago. I’m developing an intense hatred for phones.

24. What shoes did you wear today? Black takkies.

25. Do you like maths? After failing it, I’d have to say… no.

26. What about history? Dropped it when I was standard 7. I think it was the teacher more than the subject. She wore white pantyhose with white courtshoes. Really.

27. Have you ever seen 5 squirrels at one time? Yes – at the gardens in town.

28. Can you touch your nose with your tongue? I haven’t tried it and am not about to. (Betcha guys will be reading the next answer with their tongues waggling towards their noses.)

29. Do you have a brother? One.

31. Who’s your favourite person to talk to? Mom, Mrs M, my partner. (There are more but let’s keep it tight for now.)

32. Have you ever used ‘photobucket’? No.

33. Do you like hugs? I’m not touchy-feely but a hug here and there never killed anyone (unless they hugged an Ebola-infected person or something like that.)

35. Do you want to be a doctor? Nope. Blood = hurl; Needles = faint.

36. Have you ever fallen asleep with gum in your mouth? Nope.

38. What’s the first thing you do in the morning? Hit the snooze button.

39. Do you brush your teeth everyday? What a dumb question. Of course. Would anyone who doesn’t brush their teeth actually say that here?

40. Would you date a girl/guy with hair longer than yours? I think I did at one stage when my hair was really short but I don’t like long hair on guys.

41. Do you want to be famous? No.

42. Do you spend a lot of time contemplating life’s causes? Yes. That’s why I’ll never be 100% happy.

43. Do you do your own laundry? Yes. The day I got a washing machine I felt very grown up. Now I just need a tumble-dryer and I’m practically middle-aged.

44. Whats the last thing you Drank? Water. I’m on a new drive to up my water intake (apparently it’s healthy).

45. Last song you sang? Dancing Queen by Abba. It’s my feel-good song; I sing as loud as I can in my car then watch the bemused faces of other drivers. It makes me feel almost as good as the song does.

46. Last person you hugged? My partner. He’s an excellent hugger.

47. Last thing you laughed at? There are so many. Can’t remember a specific thing.

48. Last time you cried? Three weeks ago.

49. What colour are your bed sheets? Current ones are beige.

50. What colour is the carpet in your bedroom? I don’t have carpets. Yet, with all this pollen and dust floating around, I still look like Rudolph after he’s been in a fight.

51. What’s under your bed? Nothing. That I know of anyway…

52. What time did you wake up today? 6.30am. Ok, ok, I snoozed until 6.45.

53. Current annoyance? PMS. Hair. Phones.

54. Current desktop background? A picture of me lying on rocks, taken in Mauritius. Before you think I’m vain: you can’t see it’s me.

* MrsM, Gnome and The Divine Miss M, consider yourselves tagged.

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