Swiped from Violet.
- WERE YOU NAMED AFTER ANYONE?
Nope. I was named the way I was because none of my parents’ friends had a daughter named that. Of course, there were 5 girls with the same first name as mine once I went to school.
- WHEN WAS THE LAST TIME YOU CRIED?
I am crying right now. There damn better be a period in my immediate future, because this is pathetic.
- DO YOU LIKE YOUR HANDWRITING?
Yes. I think I have nice handwriting.
- WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE LUNCH MEAT?
Roast beef rules!
- DO YOU HAVE KIDS?
Three boys. Because there is no parental fitness test you have to pass before procreating.
- IF YOU WERE ANOTHER PERSON, WOULD YOU BE FRIENDS WITH YOU?
Probably not. I can be fun to hang out with, but I am too fucked up, and that’s hard on friends.
- DO YOU USE SARCASM A LOT?
It’s my first language.
- DO YOU STILL HAVE YOUR TONSILS?
Yup. They did not believe in tonsils removal in the Old Country.
- WOULD YOU BUNGEE JUMP?
Somebody would have to push me off the platform the first time, but after that I’ll probably enjoy it.
- WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE CEREAL?
What I buy: Froot Loops. If money wasn’t an object: Muesli.
- DO YOU UNTIE YOUR SHOES WHEN YOU TAKE THEM OFF?
Only the ones that absolutely won’t come off unless they are untied 🙂
- DO YOU THINK YOU ARE STRONG?
No. I am too much of a coward.
- WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE ICE CREAM?
Vanilla, because it goes with anything. But honestly – it’s ice cream, any flavor (except mint and peanut butter) is fine!
- WHAT IS THE FIRST THING YOU NOTICE ABOUT PEOPLE?
The expression on their faces.
- RED OR PINK?
Black. Or blue.
- WHAT IS THE LEAST FAVOURITE THING ABOUT YOURSELF?
My inability to control myself.
- WHO DO YOU MISS THE MOST?
My Grandma. And I miss when my Dad liked me.
- WHAT IS THE TECHNIQUE THAT YOU NEED TO WORK ON THE MOST?
Flight. My flying needs A LOT of work.
- WHAT COLOUR SHOES ARE YOU WEARING?
Black leather boots.
- WHAT WAS THE LAST THING YOU ATE?
Chicken Spaetzle Soup with Bagel Bites.
- WHAT ARE YOU LISTENING TO RIGHT NOW?
“Kitchen Sink” YouTube mix – Russian and English songs that I like, all mixed together.
- IF YOU WERE A CRAYON, WHAT COLOUR WOULD YOU BE?
“Blue With Shimmering Silver Glitter” or “Cosmic Cobalt” or “B’dazzled Blue” (why yes, I consulted the List of Crayola crayon colors on Wikipedia)
- FAVOURITE SMELLS?
Lily of the Valley. Strawberry. Green Apple. Raspberry.
- HOW IMPORTANT ARE YOUR POLITICAL VIEWS TO YOU?
Important. I hate getting into political arguments, though, because they always leave me feeling drained and depressed and looking for a place to run away from everybody.
- MOUNTAIN HIDEAWAY OR BEACH HOUSE?
Mountain hideaway, with woods and meadows nearby. I won’t mind the beach being within driving distance 🙂
- FAVOURITE SPORTS TO WATCH?
- HAIR COLOUR?
Boring, thinning brown.
- EYE COLOUR?
Sometimes blue, sometimes gray.
- DO YOU WEAR CONTACTS?
I had LASIK done. Before that, I wore glasses and contacts. So glad I don’t have to deal with that anymore!
- FAVOURITE FOOD?
My mom’s Olivet salad. Pirogi. Apple Charlotte. My husband’s bread pudding.
- SCARY MOVIES OR HAPPY ENDINGS?
Happy endings. There is too much sad and scary stuff in the world as it is.
- LAST MOVIE YOU WATCHED?
- WHAT COLOUR SHIRT ARE YOU WEARING?
Hunter-green turtleneck with a blue checkered hoodie from my college days.
- SUMMER OR WINTER?
Spring and Fall.
- FAVOURITE DESSERT?
- STRENGTH TRAINING OR CARDIO?
Playing puzzles on Jigidi. Or reading a book.
- COMPUTER OR TELEVISION?
Computer. Too many commercials on TV!
- WHAT BOOK ARE YOU READING NOW?
There is a widget on the sidebar listing them all 🙂 Right now, I am reading “Ever After” by Kim Harrison. After that will be “Star Wars: Scoundrels” by Timothy Zahn. I have a book log page, too!
- WHAT IS ON YOUR MOUSE PAD?
An aerial photo of my work. It was free. Used to be a photo of my parents with their cat.
- FAVOURITE SOUND?
- FAVOURITE GENRE OF MUSIC?
Rock music. Bard songs. Songs from musicals. NOT rap. NOT country.
- WHAT IS THE FARTHEST YOU HAVE BEEN FROM HOME?
Depends on how you define the location of home. America, Russia, Hawaii, Seychelles Islands.
- DO YOU HAVE A SPECIAL TALENT?
I am AMAZING at pissing off my relatives.
- WHERE WERE YOU BORN?
- WHERE ARE YOU LIVING NOW?
In the most populous village in Wisconsin.
- 46. WHAT COLOUR IS YOUR HOUSE?
Outside? Beige siding, red brick with extruding mortar joint.
- WHAT COLOUR IS YOUR CAR?
Mouse, aka Platinum Gray.
- DO YOU LIKE ANSWERING 48 QUESTIONS?
I was amused.