Tuesday, August 12, 2008

memery? memery.

it's late, but i'm not sleepy yet. thus, methinks i shall do a rather lengthy survey, ganked from agent alpo.

no rules were listed, but i'm working under the assumption that i'm supposed to be bolding the statements that are true about myself. if these are not the actual rules to the survey, then the survey powers-that-be can come and bite me.]

Appearance:
- I am 5'4 or shorter.
- I think I'm ugly.
- I have many scars. [ahhhh, life as a klutz.]
- I tan easily.
- I wish my hair was a different colour. [my turquoise has faded a lot. i think i'm going to re-dye it blue on the 14th.]
- I have friends who have never seen my natural hair colour.
- I have a tattoo. [i've got a chicago flag on my left shoulder.]
- I am self-conscious about my appearance. [not a lot...but occasionally enough that saying no to this statement would be a lie.]
- I have/I've had braces. [fifth grade through seventh grade. i hated them, but i loved getting different coloured rubber bands every month.]
- I wear glasses. [nope...but i wear contacts. i can't see the big E on top of the eye chart without them.]
- I'd get plastic surgery if it were 100% safe, free, scar-free. [not worth going under the knife for cosmetic reasons.]
- I've been told I'm attractive by a complete stranger.
- I have had more than 2 piercings.
- I have had piercings in places besides my ears. [i miss my eyebrow piercing so much.]
- I have freckles.

Family/Home Life:
- I've sworn at my parents.
- I've run away from home.
- I've been kicked out of the house.
- My biological parents are together.
- I have a sibling less than one year old.
- I want to have kids someday.
- I have children.
- I've lost a child.

Embarrassment:
- I've slipped out a "LOL" in a spoken conversation. [embarrassing? i don't think so. i use a ton of internet speak IRL.]
- Disney movies still make me cry. [WALL-E, anyone? okay, that was Pixar, but they're a subsidiary.]
- I've snorted while laughing.
- I've laughed so hard I've cried. [this is a regular occurrence.]
- I've glued my hand to something.
- I've laughed till some kind of beverage came out of my nose. [ask me about the "chug it" story from seventh grade lunch.]
- I've had my trousers rip in public. [several times.]
- I've had stitches. [only in my mouth, after oral surgery...but still, stitches.]
- I've broken a bone.
- I've had my tonsils removed.
- I've sat in a doctor's office with a friend.
- I've had my wisdom teeth removed.
- I've had serious surgery.
- I've had chicken pox. [this was in kindergarten. i loved it when my parents told me i could cough in my siblings' faces so they'd catch it...so they didn't have to miss any school later.]

Travelling:
- I've driven over 200 miles in one day.
- I've been on a plane.
- I've been to North America.
- I've been to Niagara Falls.
- I've been to Japan.
- I've been to Europe.
- I've been to Africa.

Experiences:
- I've been lost in my city. [there was one spectacular occasion...but, it's too long for a throwaway survey comment.]
- I've seen a shooting star.
- I've wished on a shooting star.
- I've seen a meteor shower.
- I've gone out in public in my pyjamas. [it's an integral part of the college experience!]
- I've pushed all the buttons in a lift.
- I've been to a casino.
[i do love the poker...what can i say?]
- I've been skydiving.
- I've gone skinny dipping. [in fact, i am on film skinny-dipping...a documentary about scavhunt.]
- I've played spin the bottle.
- I've crashed a car. [i totaled the family minivan when i was seventeen.]
- I've been skiing.
- I've been in a play.
- I've met someone in person from the Internet
- I've caught a snowflake on my tongue.
- I've seen the Northern Lights.
- I've sat on a roof top at night.
- I've played chicken.
- I've seen the Rocky Horror Show. [i was so old when i lost my virginity--twenty-four--but i have been to Rocky.]
- I've eaten Sushi. [so many times...i love sushi. it's one of my favourite foods.]
- I've been snowboarding

Relationships:
- I'm single.
- I'm in a relationship. [<3]
- I've gone on a blind date.
- I've been the dumpee more than the dumper. [i've only been dumped once...i'm a natural dumper, when it comes to such things.]
- I have a fear of abandonment.
- I've been divorced.
- I've had feelings for someone who didn't have them back.
- I've told someone I loved them when I didn't.
- I've told someone I didn't love them when I did.
- I've kept something from a past relationship. [doesn't everyone have at least pictures, or random, particularly useful gifts?]

Sexuality:
- I've had a crush on someone of the same gender.
- I've kissed a member of the same gender.
- I've had sex with someone of the opposite gender.
- I've had sex with someone of the same gender.
- I've had sex with more than one person at the same time.
- I am a cuddler.
- I've been kissed in the rain.

- I've had sex outdoors.
- I've hugged a stranger.
- I have kissed a stranger.
- I have had sex with a stranger.
[yes, i knew their name, but if you don't know much else about them than that...then they're still a stranger.]

Honesty/Crime:
- I've done something I promised someone else I wouldn't.
- I've done something I promised myself I wouldn't.

- I have lied to my parents about where I am.
- I am keeping a secret from the world. [i've tried. i've always failed. i'm an open book.]
- I've cheated while playing a game. [Game Genie FTW.]
- I've cheated on a test.
- I've driven through a red light.
- I've been suspended from school. [i almost was, my junior year of high school, but it never happened.]
- I've witnessed a crime.
- I've been in a fist fight.

- I've been arrested.
- I've shoplifted.

Drugs/Alcohol:
- I've consumed alcohol.
- I smoke cigarettes.
- I smoke pot.
- I regularly drink. [not anymore...i drank more often in law school, but now that i've moved back to Chicago...far less.]
- I've taken painkillers when I didn't need them.
- I take cough medication when I'm not sick.
- I've done hard drugs.
- I've been addicted to an illegal substance.
- I can't swallow pills.
- I can swallow about 5 pills at a time no problem.

Mental health:
- I have been diagnosed with depression.
- I shut others out when I'm depressed.
- I take anti-depressants.
- I have an eating disorder.
- I've slept an entire day when I didn't need it.
- I've hurt myself on purpose.

- I'm addicted to self harm.
- I've woken up crying.

Death:
- I'm afraid of dying.
- I hate funerals.

- I've seen someone dying.
- I have attempted suicide.
- Someone close to me has attempted suicide.
- Someone close to me has committed suicide.

Random:
- I can sing well.
- I've stolen a tray from a fast food restaurant.
- I open up to others too easily.
- I watch the news. [i read the news on the internet.]
- I don't kill bugs.
- I hate hearing songs that sacrifice meaning for sake of being able to rhyme.
- I fucking swear regularly.
- I sing in the shower.
- I am a morning person.
- I paid for my mobile phone ring tone
- I'm a snob about grammar.
- I am a sports fanatic.
- I play with my hair.
- I have/had "x"s in my screen name. [My very first sn on Yahoo]
- I love being neat.
- I love Spam.
- I've copied more than 30 CD's in a day.
- I bake well.
- My favourite colour is either white, yellow, pink, red or blue.
- I don't know how to shoot a gun. [i've held a gun before, but never shot one...well, i shot a BB gun once, but i was horrific.]
- I am in love with love. [love rocks, but i can't say i'm in love with love for the sake of love. i am, however, in love with my awesome boyfriend.]
- I am guilty of tYpInG lIkE tHiS. [i want to kick anyone who does that.]
- I laugh at my own jokes.
- I eat fast food weekly.
- I believe in ghosts. [i lived in a haunted building one summer. there's no other way to explain it.]
- I am online 24/7, even as an away message
- I can't sleep if there is a spider in the room.
- I am really ticklish.
- I love white chocolate. [in fact, i think it's gross.]
- I bite my nails.
- I play video games. [not well, but there are a few i enjoy.]
- I'm good at remembering faces.
- I'm good at remembering names.
- I'm good at remembering dates.
- I have no idea what I want to do for the rest of my life.
- My answers are totally honest.

phew. that was long. that was probably also too much information, but if you didn't want TMI about me, then why are you reading this, anyway? ;)

3 comments:

Butterflyfish said...

The bolds don't stand out in internet explorer. Maybe underline?

nicolle said...

does it work now? i used regular text for all of it instead of shrinking the text for the survey. i'm on my aunt's box [which has IE], and i can now see the differences between bold and normal text.

Butterflyfish said...

yep