Wednesday, 13 January 2010

5,000 questions Part 1 (1 to 50)

1. Who are you?
Me. A wife, mother, worker and student.
2. What are the 3 most important things everyone should know about you?
I am NOT a people person, I love my family and I enjoy chocolate (gluten free).
3. When you aren't filling out 5,000 question surveys like this one what are you doing?
Playing or working on the computer, stuff with and for the family, sleeping.
4. List your classes in school from the ones you like the most to the ones you like the least (or if you are out of school, think of the classes you did like and didn't like at the time).
High School? Worst: PE I am so uncoordinated and Social Science – I had the same teacher for 4 years and we clashed big time. Everything else was okay – English, Maths, Science, Wood / Metal Work, etc.
5. What is your biggest goal for this year?
Don’t really have one. I do want to complete my 101 in 1001 in the timeframe though.
6. Where do you want to be in 5 years?
Not really a where more a What. Comfortable – physically, monetary and emotionally
7. What stage of life are you in right now?
The OMG my children are growing up stage.
8. Are you more child-like or childish?
Depends on the day.
9. What is the last thing you said out loud?
10. What song comes closest to how you feel about your life right now?
No clue
11. Have you ever taken martial arts classes?
Yes. Only got to yellow belt (2nd from beginning)
12. Does your life tend to get better or worse or does it just stay the same?
For me it seems to be cyclical. Every few years life gets complicated but then eventually things get better again.
13. Does time really heal all wounds?
Physically yes.
14. How do you handle a rainy day?
Sometimes by going out in it, sometimes by watching from a dry, cosy place.
15. Which is worse...losing your luggage or having to sort out tangled holiday lights?
16. How is your relationship with your parents? Will you miss them when they are gone?
Well they are dead so i guess it’s non existent.
I do miss them for the important things, milestones, but I don’t miss the drama that one of them seemed to enjoy.
17. Do you tend to be aware of what is going on around you?
Sometimes but not always.
18. What is the truest thing that you know?
Global Warming is real.
19. What did you want to be when you grew up?
A vet, librarian and journalist/ author.
20. Have you ever been given a second chance?
21. Are you more of a giver or a taker?
Probably a giver but I’m also happy to take coffee and chocolate.
22. Do you make your decisions with an open heart/mind?
Not really. Very analytical.
23. What is the most physically painful thing that has ever happened to you?
Gallbladder issues were pretty interesting. Led to 4 or so days in hospital on IV antibiotics.
24. What is the most emotionally painful thing that has ever happened to you?
None of your business.
25. Who have you hugged today?
Boy child and Girl Child.
26. Who has done something today to show they care about you?
Mr E., Girl Child and Boy Child.
27. Do you have a lot to learn?
Doesn’t everyone?
28. If you could learn how to do three things just by wishing and not by working what would they be?
A To cook brilliantly (and healthily)
B To be able to heal
C to be able to play a musical instrument well.
29. Which do you remember the longest: what other people say, what other people do or how other people make you feel?
How they make me feel.
30. What are the key ingredients to having a good relationship?
Honesty and communication
31. What 3 things do you want to do before you die?
A see my children become happy, healthy, confident and responsible adults
B Celebrate my silver or even better Golden Wedding Anniversary
C Hopefully see my children happily married or in long term relationships
32. What three things would you want to die to avoid doing?
I don’t know......
33. Is there a cause you believe in more than any other cause?
Not really. I think there are a lot of worthy causes.
34. What does each decade make you think of:
The 19..
20's: Flappers
30's: Great Depression
40's: WWII
50's: Elvis Presley
60's: Free Love
70's: Births
80's: School
90's: The starting of our own family – Wedding and Boy Child being born
2000: Y2K that never happened Girl Child being born
2010's: Growing
35. Which decade do you feel the most special connection to and why?
36. What is your favourite oldie/classic rock song?
Bad Moon Rising is a favourite sometimes
37. What country do you live in and who is the leader of that country?
Australia. Prime Minister Kevin Rudd
If you could say any sentence to the current leader of your country what would it be?
Don’t screw our country up, please.
38. What's your favourite TV channel to watch in the middle of the night?
Anything that has something decent on.
39. What Disney villain are you the most like and why?
I’m not a villain!
40. Have you ever been a girl scout/boy scout?
41. If you were travelling to another continent would you rather fly or take a boat?
42. Why is the sky blue during the day and black at night?
The rotation of the earth blocks the sun light.
43. What does your name mean?
God is my oath.
44. Would you rather explore the deeps of the ocean or outer space?
If I had to make a choice I’d say space but don’t really like either option.
45. Word association
What is the first word that comes to mind when you see the word:
Air: Oxygen
Meat: Cooked
Different: same
Pink: Purple
Deserve: reward
White: ice
Elvis: Presley
Magic: wand
Heart: ache
Clash: titans
Pulp: Fiction
46. If you could meet any person in the world who is dead who would you want it to be?
I’m not sure I want to meet a dead person... Zombies just aren’t my thing.
47. What if you could meet anyone who is alive?
Hugh Jackman might be good for a night out.
48. Is there a movie that you love so much you could watch it every day?
No. Every week maybe but not every day.
49. You are going to be stuck alone in an elevator for a week. What do you bring to do?
Music, books, food, water and a bucket.
50. Have you ever saved someone's life or had your life saved?


Clarissa said...

I also wanted to become a librarian. Thought you would just get to read books all day

Stacey @ Say Something Stacey said...

Awesome, so glad you're doing this. It's fun to read the answers!


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