Tuesday, November 05, 2013
Brawl with a pig and you go away with his stink.
Things are looking up. The corner of Campbell and Liverpool Streets, Hobart. September 2013.
A long-delayed Q and A stolen again from Sunday Stealing. This time, Meme 325!
Something that’s holding you back from achieving your dreams:
Something you think you could win an award for:
Something you fear more than anything:
Caring what people think.
Something you wish people would understand:
That life would be much easier if they were a little nicer to each other.
Something that keeps you going everyday:
The promise of sleep.
Something amazing that happened last Summer:
Henry and I saw a foot-long weedy sea dragon while snorkelling at Opossum Bay. We were less than a metre away for a good couple of minutes.
Something you hate that people say:
The casual use of the word ‘bogun’ in work contexts.
Something you refuse to pay money for:
Something you wish you could have told that person that you never saw again:
“It’s not the end of the World…”
Something that really stands out about last year:
I felt fitter and healthier than I have in years.
Something you like that everyone else thinks is weird:
I like obscure forms of Hungarian stews.
Something you do when you’re trying to calm down:
I go into the laundry and count to ten.
Something you do when you wake up at three AM:
Try to go back to sleep.
Something amazing that’s happened this year:
I managed to snare a very good job.
Something you love doing on cold rainy days:
Go to the beach!
Something you listen to when you’re in a really good mood:
Something that irritates you more than anything:
People who celebrate their ignorance as if it were something to be proud of.
Something you’re addicted to/ can’t stop doing:
Something that really stands out about you:
I have magnificent legs.
Something about you that’s like everyone else:
If you prick me, I bleed.
Something that makes you change the channel:
Having the television on alone makes me leave the room. I fear that TV has passed me by.
Something you think about every night before you go to sleep:
I think about sleep.
Something that you don’t think will ever change about you:
I’m certain that I’ll never feel like a proper grown up.
Something about you that you think will soon change:
I might start wearing a wetsuit.
Something that broke your heart as a child:
Too much saturated fat.
Something that really sparks your interest:
Russian history. Particularly the pre- and post-revolutionary period.
Something that truly disgusts you:
Killing and harming animals for pleasure.
Something the opposite gender has complimented you on:
A decent pair of legs and a pleasing sense of humour. A deadly pair, you’ll agree.