Paul McCartney...(These are words that go together well...for those of you who google the term and end up here...you know who you are...go ahead, be brave, stick around for a while...the rest of this blog is actually in English)
Wednesday, January 30, 2008
Farewell John Edwards...
May his platform of addressing economic injustices for the 35 million Americans living in poverty live on (or impregnate) in the hearts of those who have power! (we could argue who has power in America but I digress)
1. I'm 5'4" if I stand up straight 2. I like ribbons and shiny things 3. I like shoes, feet and toes...all shapes and sizes 4. I love my family and need to show it more 5. I love a good glass of wine 6. I love cold bottled beer 7. I have neat kids 8. I have a cat and two dogs 9. I like to sing but am the WORST singer 10. I like to clean house but hate "picking up" 11. I have a bad memory but I love history 12. I love to spend time with older people 13. I enjoy antiques 14. I love to read 15. I'm a libra 16. I still have made up words in my head from my childhood 17. I touch and smell everything when I shop 18. I haven't eaten a steak or a hamburger since 1987 19. I am havinghad my tattoo removed in 2007 20. I get lost driving sometimes 21. I've never smoke cigarettes 22. I love wildflowers more than roses 23. I have had a stuffed monkey on my bed for 39 years 24. I wore braces 25. I'm still best friends with my first boyfriend 26. I was a cheerleader in highschool 27. I want to donate my organs 28. I made time capsules as a kid and burried them in my garden 29. I've been accused of wearing false eyelashes, they are long 30. I love Patsy Cline 31. I was in labor with my first daughter for 19 hours 32. I once chased a man not wearing any shorts for 3 blocks 33. I once ambushed a man writing graffitti on my office window 34. I caught my first fish before I was 2 years old 35. I'm in the Guiness Book of World Records 36. I once owned enough shoes to fill 3 large Hefty trash bags 37. I love the Antique Road Show and dream of being on it 38. I have awesome friendships, many that span the course of 25+ years 39. I think perfume and incense should be used sparingly 40. I use to ride my skateboard better than all the boys 41. I wonder why grown women continue to wear overalls 42. I love taking pictures of people and nature 43. I was never the same after watching Life is Beautiful or reading Left To Tell 44. I love cultural celebrations and enjoy learning about and participating in cultures other than my own 45. I have dreams that come true 46. I've had premonitions of my own death 47. I took tap, ballet, jazz, modern dance and gymnastics 48. I was a Brownie and a Girl Scout 49. I've had my car stolen once and broken into 3 times 50. I want to write a book 51. I ran two half marathons 52. I ran 6 Bolder Boulders 53. I love Colorado 54. I like chick bands 55. I love gardening 56. I love God and think about him a lot 57. I own a massage table and massage chair and give incredible massages 58. I'm afraid I might die alone 59. I have a hot husband 60. I love authentic Mexican food 61. I'm still learning how to set boundaries in life and that it's okay to say no to people 62. I had a crush on my school principal, Mr. Schneider, when I was in kindergarten 63. I'm getting better 64. I'm still friends with my best friend from 4th grade 65. I've never been fired from a job 66. I am sometimes paralyzed by fear 67. I wish I was better at everything 68. I like the smell of library books and rain on a hot sidewalk 69. I am afraid of horses 70. I often get church laughter (but not at church) 71. I once wore my jeans inside out to school and let people write on my pants 72. I have one sister 73. I have firefighting parents 74. I'm afraid to get on a bus since the Great Yellow School Bus Debacle of 1976 75. I have perfect ears (jealous?) 76. I made fun of a girl in 4th grade and I still feel guilty 77. I never have plaque (so my hygenist says) 78. I love little surprises of any kind 79. I once beat up a girl 3 years older than me with my book bag because she called me names every single day after school...she stopped...I'm still in therapy 80. I have a weird feeling that I am supposed to have 3 kids even though I scheduled my husband's vasectomy and made him go and I never want to be pregnant again 81. I often volunteer for tasks or jobs I have no clue how to perform...I work best under pressure 82. I have a king-size bed but sleep on the edge 83. I get dressed in the same order every day, undies (bottom then top), socks (left then right), pants, and then shirt 84. I was in the puppet club growing up and love watching puppeteers and listening to story tellers 85. I was born in California...lived there for 10 years 86. I don't like shopping for clothes, don't like dressing rooms, and don't own a full length mirror (which drives people crazy when they come over and want to look in my mirror and have to stand on my bed to see themselves in the short mirror!) 87. I love peppermint lip balm 88. I've never had a nickname 89. I am part of the 20% of the population who have photic sneeze reflex 90. If I could have one super power I would want the power to heal 91. I want to receive a real ceremonial mehndi 92. I bite my bottom lip when I am nervous 93. I played a fierce game of tetherball in 5th grade and could beat everyone, girl or boy in my school