Tuesday, December 9, 2008

40 Things About Me

I haven't done the 25 Things About Me meme and now Apple tags me for a 40 Things meme. They aren't the same list... but I'm a good sport.

1. Do you like blue cheese? No.

2. Have you ever done something you regretted? Yes, of course, I'm an imperfect human.

3. Do you own a gun? No.

4. What flavor of Kool Aid was your favorite? Lime

5. Do you get nervous before doctor appointments? Only for surgery - minor or major.

6. What do you think of hot dogs? I like them, and eat one almost once a week (usually at Costco).

7. Favorite Christmas movie? A Christmas Story (1983)

8. What do you prefer to drink in the morning? Water.

9. Can you do push ups? Not many any more.

10. Favorite hobby? Family history research - all day, all week, all month, all year.

11. Do you have A.D.D.? No

12. What's one trait you hate about yourself? Procrastination.

13. Middle name? Jeffrey.

14. Name 3 thoughts at this exact moment? * Not another meme! * I need to work on CVGS. * Time for lunch.

15. Name 3 drinks you regularly have? Water, orange juice once a week, Fruit punch once a week.

16. Current hate right now? Politicians.

17. Favorite place to be? Daughters' homes.

18. How did you bring in the New Year? When, last year? You expect me to remember? Ah, we went to a progressive dinner that ended with a white elephant gift exchange hurriedly finished just at midnight.

19. A place you would like to go? Salt Lake City (the FHL)

20. Name three people who will complete this: Lori, Elizabeth and Kathryn.

21. Do you have slippers? Yes, but I don't wear them.

22. What shirt are you wearing? Hawaiian print

23. Do you like sleeping on satin? Yes, but they're slippery. I don't like flannel.

24. Can you whistle? Only under my breath these days - constantly. I used to be able to, but my teeth have changed, I guess - I can't whistle through my lips or my teeth any more. Too bad - there are still pretty girls out there.

25. Would you be a pirate? No, I'm too respectful of property and don't like pain or agony.

26. What songs do you sing in the shower? I'm My Own Grandpa? Oh Lord, It's Hard to be Humble. Unchained Melody.

27. Favorite girl's name(s)? Linda!!! I also like Tami, Lori, Lauren and Audrey.

28. What's in your pocket right now? cell phone.

29. Last thing that made you laugh? Desperate Housewives.

30. Favorite bed sheets as a child? White sheets fitted to the bed.

31. Worst injury ever? Concussion - flipped off my flexible flyer, hit the curb. Knock on wood, here.

32. Do you like where you live? Yes - I love Chula Vista and the San Diego area.

33. How many TVs do you have in your house? Four - two on cable, one not plugged in - a spare, and a small battery-powered portable that won't be useful after February.

34. Who is your loudest friend? Bob P.

35. How many dogs do you have? None. We just losto ur two grand-hounds Walter and Lucy, bassets.

36. Does someone have a crush on you? I hope not...I am Mr. Oblivious...

37. What is your favorite book? Pick one book? One book? Generations by Strauss and Howe.

38. What is your favorite candy? Dark chocolate.

39. Favorite Sports Team? Football Chargers and Baseball Padres.

40. What song do you want played at your funeral? Not "How Great Thou Art!" How about "Shine, Jesus, Shine."

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