What is your idea of perfect happiness? To love and be loved (not in the romantic sense, although that’s always cool :) I mean unconditionally loving others and being loved back.
What is your greatest fear? Turbulent motion (hence my fear of aeroplanes and theme parks), slugs, and giving birth.
Which historical figure do you most identify with? This will probably sound really arrogant lol, but maybe Gandhi? I am a very staunch supporter of non-violence
Which living person do you most admire? This guy comes close : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6J1MltiTiJY . or Aung San Su Kyu or Nelson Mandela
What is the trait you most deplore in yourself? My physical cowardice
What is the trait you most deplore in others?
What is your greatest extravagance?
Going on cruises, and clothes
What is your favorite journey? I love travelling generally, as long as it’s not by plane! lol
What do you consider the most overrated virtue? Maybe modesty? You may as well show yourself in the best light rather than hide it
On what occasion do you lie? When embarrassed
What do you dislike the most about your appearance? My hair, it’s notoriously difficult to manage. Having said that, I’m lucky I have hair…
Which living person do you most despise? Dictators of any country
Which words or phrases do you most overuse? ‘Are you ok?’ ‘LOL’
What is your greatest regret? Going through a phase of watching porn at one stage in my life (what was I thinking? It was so degrading and gross). Also stopping playing the clarinet for 8 years, as picking it up this year I can now only play about 6 notes, and I was once grade 5 standard
What or who is the greatest love of your life? The source of love i.e God (just my opinion)
When and where were you happiest? While seeing friends and travelling
Which talent would you most like to have? I’d love to be good at art, I have absolutely zero imagination when it comes to drawing lol.
Or to be a great singer
What is your current state of mind? Excited about holiday to Norway in a few days!
If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be? More courage
If you could change one thing about your family, what would it be? Maybe for them to be more accepting of gay and lesbian people (they’re not hateful to them, but they don’t really approve either.)
What do you consider your greatest achievement? Everytime I’ve shown love to someone or something
If you were to die and come back as a person or thing, what do you think it would be? Not sure…
What is your most treasured possession?
Photos, because you forget so much otherwise
What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery? Geez I don’t know…there’s too much misery in the world
Where would you like to live? Spain, France or Sweden
What is your favorite occupation? This sounds terrible but eating…lol.
What is your most marked characteristic?
I wear glasses, that’s probably it lol
What is the quality you most like in a man? Honesty, gentleness, confidence
What is the quality you most like in a woman? as a friend? honesty, optimism
What do you most value in your friends? Honesty, sensitivity, optimism
Who are your favorite writers? Isabel Allende, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Nigerian author), Ray Bradbury, Jodi Picoult
Who is your favorite hero of fiction?
Who are your heroes in real life?
What are your favorite names? Natalia, Rhianne, Adele, Jennifer, Brooke…notice all girls’ names lol, I don’t what I’d call a boy!
What is it that you most dislike? Doing something that isn’t true to myself
How would you like to die? I don’t know but I really hope that when I do I have an NDE…
What is your favorite motto? ‘Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has!’
...Great questions :) 3 weeks ago