because it's Friday night and I've seen this meme four times today ...
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: dirty blonde/grey
--Dyed or Natural: "highlighted"
--Curly or Straight: Mostly straight but with enough kink to be really really annoying
Right- or Left-handed: Right
Tan or Pale: um ... pale I think
Jeans or Khakis: No thank you
Country, Rap, or Rock: Rock (is that the extent of the choices? Haven't you people heard of blues, jazz, Carole King or classical?)
Heritage: English and Welsh
Shoes you're wearing today: brown Italian leather boots from the op shop (score!)
Your weakness(es): Yarn, linen, op shopping, Alan Rickman, blogging, staying up later than is good for me
Your perfect pizza: Margherita
Favorite color: Duck egg blue
Favorite place: Quite fond of Venice
Goal you'd like to achieve: Finishing my degree with the rest of my life intact
Your most overused phrase(s): Have a happy day!/Did you have a happy day?
Your thoughts first waking up: What will the view be today when I open the curtains? (see below)
Your best physical feature(s): My finely turned ankles. (ha. I don't know. My hands? Although they're looking old these days.)
Your bedtime: Should be 10.30pm. Rarely adhered to.
Your most missed memory: My PopPop
Pepsi or Coke: Coke, about once a year
McDonald's or Burger King: McDonalds. Once a year. Wait! Do we even HAVE Burger King in Australia? Is Hungry Jacks actually Burger King? Please advise.
Single or group dates: Both
Adidas or Nike: Nope
Lipton Ice Tea or Nestea: Iced tea is just plain wrong and I have no idea what Nestea is.
Chocolate or vanilla: vanilla
Cappuccino or coffee: Nope
Have a boyfriend/girlfriend: No, I'm married, sweetheart
Take a shower: Most days
Have a crush(es): Alan Rickman. Oh and John Hannah. Cate Blanchett. Sean Kelly.
Think you've been in love: Yes
Want to get married: Done thank you
Believe in yourself: Yes
Believe in God: No
Believe in your government: Believe in them? Well, they exist. They're doing ok so far ... ticked off a few things
Get motion sickness: Oh god yes
Think you're attractive: some days I can look in the mirror and think yeah I'll do
Think you're a health freak: No
Get along with your parents: Yep
Like thunderstorms: I like the rain and lightning, but the wind makes me nervous (gum trees falling on the house etc)
IN THE PAST MONTH, HAVE YOU:
Drunk alcohol: Yes
Gone on a date: No
Gone to the mall: No
Been on stage: No
Eaten an entire box of Oreos: God no, I've never eaten an Oreo, they look hideous
Eaten sushi: Yes (on Tuesday)
Been dumped: No
Gone skating: No
Gone skinny dipping: It's WINTER, people.
Stolen anything: Nope
(clearly a slow month 'round here)
HAVE YOU EVER:
Played a game that required removal of clothing: I don't believe so ...
Been trashed or extremely intoxicated: "Extremely"? Once. Lesson learnt.
Been caught "doing something": Yes. Twice, ok?
Been called a tease: Um, not to my knowledge
Gotten beaten up: Heavens no
Age you hope to be married: From now on
Number of children you'd like: Three (a fourth would've been nice but oh, who am I kidding, I'm over it)
Describe your dream wedding: The one without the drunken uncle.
What do you want to be when you grow up: Old. And continent.
WHAT YOU LIKE IN THE OPPOSITE SEX:
Best eye color?: I'm not that shallow.
Best hair color?: I'm really not that shallow.
Short or long hair: Look ... oh okay. Short I suppose if I really think about it. But some men look sensational with long hair so it depends.
Height: See above re shallowness.
Best first date location: A not too swank restaurant, with truly fabulous food and excellent (ie. flattering) lighting.
Best first kiss location: Atop a mountain in the crisp night air, stars sparkling and the snow crunching underfoot.
IN THE NUMBERS:
Number of people I could trust with my life: Four?
Number of CD's: No idea but lots. Also lots of cassettes and old records.
Number of piercings: Two (one in each ear)
Number of tattoos: None
Number of times my name has appeared in the newspaper: Twice I think. Once because (newsflash!) I was overseas, and once because (hold the presses!) I had just returned from overseas.
Number of scars on my body: Two (one of which holds sentimental memories)