Lovely Lightening passed this on so I thought I’d have a go. Answers in no particular order…
8 Things I Am Passionate About
- My Family
- Playing bridge
- Hanging out with friends
- Being involved in a community
- My blog
- Playing other card/board games
8 Things I Want to Do Before I Die
- Grow old (I agree with you Lightening)
- Play bridge at Verona
- Travel in a spacecraft… in space
- Write a book
- Take singing lessons (and boy do I need them)
- Play Bach Cello Suite No 1 (this will take some doing as I can’t play the cello)
- Visit Antartica
- Have a wardrobe specialist come to my house and sort out my clothes and then get him/her to buy me a complete, tasteful, new set of clothes. Including at least one pair of Jimmy Choos and another by Blahnik. Sigh.
8 Things I Say Often
- Pick up your clothes/hat/brush/homework/shoes/socks/schoolbag etc
- I must get my car cleaned!
- I need to go on a diet.
- I need to do more exercise.
- Where are your glasses/is your mobile phone?
- Has anyone seen my keys?
- In a minute.
- I said, I would be there in a minute!
8 Books I’ve Read Recently
- “The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay” by Michael Chabon (currently reading)
- “Skin and Bone” by Kathryn Fox
- “A Thousand Splendid Suns” by Khalid Housseini
- “Miss Webster and Cherif” by Patricia Duncker
- “Sweet Obscurity” by Patrick Gale
- “Those Faraday Girls” by Monica McInerney
- “Notes from an Exhibition” by Patrick Gale
- “The Stars’ Tennis Balls” by Stephen Fry
8 Songs I Could Listen to Over and Over
- Fightback from the musical Keating!
- The rest of the soundtrack of Keating!
- Anything by Christine Lavin – and in Summer (this is for you Kelley) Air Conditioner
- This is Austin by Blake Shelton
- The Long Way Home by Supertramp
- So Long and Thanks for all the Fish from the Hitchhikers soundtrack
- Yellow Fish
- Another Perfect Day by Butterfly 9
8 Things that Attract Me to My Best Friends
- Ability to make me laugh
- Sensibleness – especially when I’m not being so
- Sense of fashion
- Incredible beauty
8 People Who Should Totally Do This Meme
I found this meme surprisingly fun to do. I didn’t think I’d be able to find 8 things for each category, especially the music one – but I did! Hope you enjoy it too.