Meme O Meme

1) My mother once: took me for a picnic in the Queen’s Park Savannah.
2) Never in my life: have I had a fireman. My life is not complete.
3) When I was five: I had a kitten who I loved to bits. She used to share my morning cereal.
4) High school was/is: something I would like to forget.
5) I will never forget: how blessed I am.
6) I once met: Martin Shaw and I didn't know who he was.

7) There's this person I know who: lives life to the fullest, she does not know the meaning of NO, will try anything once. I want to be like her.
8) Once, at a bar: I staggered in after Christmas shopping, intending to have a quick medicinal half of cider, and stayed chatting to the bar staff until closing time.
9) By noon I'm usually: awake, possibly dressed.
10) Last night I: took to my bed by half seven. I’d overdone it. Again.
11) If only I had: a natural sense of style.
12) Next time I go to church/temple: will be for someone’s wedding or funeral.
13) Terri Schiavo: is who exactly?
14) I like: smoking, red wine, dark chocolate, blogging, men with a sense of humour and shopping.

15) When I turn my head left, I see: my garden below.
16) When I turn my head right, I see: my upstairs bathroom at the end of the landing (it sounds much longer than it really is).
17) You know I'm lying when: I say I’m normal.

18) In junior school: my nick-name was Spaghetti – cause I was white and skinny.
19) If I was a character written by Shakespeare: I would aspire to be Titania from MidSummer Night’s Dream, but would really be Portia from Merchant of Venice.
20) By this time next year I: will hopefully have painted the inside of my bedroom.

21) A better name for me would be: Awkward.
22) I have a hard time understanding: why human beings take such pleasure in being cruel to each other.
23) If I ever go back to school, I'll: be a teenager again, living through the horror that is reincarnation.
24) You know I like you if: I touch you. I’m tactile.
25) If I won an award, the first person I'd thank would be: Gee!
26) I hope that: I can always afford good coffee.
27) Take my advice: life is much too short for playing games.
28) My ideal breakfast is: coffee.
29) A song I love but do not have is: ‘I want to know what love is’
30) If you visit my hometown, I suggest: you bring your bodyguards. Trinidad is falling into anarchy.

31) Tulips, character flaws, microchips and track stars: one of my favourite spring flowers, make a person far more interesting than their virtues, necessary and whatever.
32) Why won't anyone: call?
33) If you spend the night at my house: I have a comfortable sofa bed, shower and good coffee.
34) I'd stop my wedding: if he turned up in a baby pink tux and crocs.
35) The world could do without: mosquitos. Truly.
36) I'd rather lick the belly of a roach than: go line-dancing
37) My favourite thing is: my first cup of coffee.
38) Paper clips are more useful than: politicians (all of them)
39) And by the way: I’m doing better than ever.
40) The last time I was (really) drunk: was about 6 months ago. Yet again, I hurtled myself at someone. Fortunately, he’s a friend who didn’t take it amiss.
41) My grandmother always: said ‘those who can’t hear, must feel’. I fit into the latter category. I have to find out for myself. The hard way.

Cause I like spreading the joy I nominate: Scarlet-Blue, Hottie, Dave, Kaz, and Just Curious. Let me know if you decide to tackle the meme anyway.

Comments

  1. I was wondering about line-dancing for our blog-meet.

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  2. dave ~ ummm...no. Really. No.

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  3. Handy. I'd rather be dead than dance.

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  4. dave ~ yeah, you and every other straight Englishman.

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  5. At least Dave's been forewarned about No 24!

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  6. Rog ~ I'm trying to come up with a witty retort and failing miserably. I'm going to have a lie down and get back to you on that one.

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  7. I like smoking too! But I drink tea. And dunk digestives.
    Thank you for the tag!
    Sx

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  8. ms scarlet ~ I drink tea when the coffee shakes get too bad, or when I'm sick. I don't dunk, I like my crunchy things, crunchy; not soggy.

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  9. That was interesting what is worrying is a lot made sense even the ones that did not make sense, except you want to go back to school? that shows a wide streak of insanity!!

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  10. vetnurse ~ methinks you read that too quick...or what I wrote in my head was not what appeared on screen (which frequently happens).

    What I meant is that I don't ever want to go back to school. Ugh. The only problem with reincarnation is that you have to live through puberty yet again. It's put me off.

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  11. I'll put up my one tomorrow. Probably.

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  12. ps I'm in Norwich Monday morning (optician's appointment 10.20) - don't suppose you're free to meet up for a coffee/spot of lunch?

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  13. dave ~ I look forward to your take on the meme. Unfortunately, I take up gainful employment again on Monday. The good news is I can eat, drink and be merry on Tuesdays and Fridays. Give me a week to get over the shock of working for a living and let's organise something for the week after.

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  14. Great answers!

    I'm more of a tea person but I'm learning to drink coffee through the joys of caffefrappalattemachiatos

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  15. Is it time for cocktails yet?

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  16. CyberPete ~ hail and welcome. Nice to see you round here. Thanks.

    I'd love a cocktail thanks. For some reason I just fancy a Long Island Iced Tea. Don't ask me why. I dunno.

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  17. Hope that work isn't too stressful.

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  18. dave ~ work was great thanks. Today's jobs: procrastination.

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  19. I cannot bear to think of you without your coffee.
    If you can't afford it just leave a comment in my box and I'll send vouchers.
    :)

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  20. kaz ~ you star! The same goes for you and your DMs. I'm always here for you.

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  21. Right now I fancy a bucks fizz

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  22. cyberpete ~ it's your birthday honey, have a virtual bucks fizz on me!

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  23. Thanks darling!

    What's on the menu today?

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  24. cyberpete ~ as I've just come back from work, I think I'll crack open a bottle of cider and put my feet up. Fancy one as well?

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  25. Hi Roses - I've had a go at the tag - but don't hold your breath.

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  26. kaz ~ I'm waiting...just so you know, I'm not known for my patience...

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  27. That sounds nice!

    Let's!

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  28. Except for the bit about accepting a groom who gets to the church on time adorned in the meterosexual resplendency of pink tux and crocs, you sound disturbingly normal...
    what if HE was a fireman?

    I appreciate your honesty.

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  29. cyberpete ~ cider is gooood. Hits the spot.

    donn ~ call me normal again and there will be trouble. Besides I thought you were quite observant...my bad.

    And no, I wouldn't marry him, even if he was a fireman.

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