Daily Archives: January 24, 2012

Bucket List…

It came in an email from Brighid.

The idea was to:-

Hit forward and place an X by all the things you’ve done,
remove the x from the ones you have not, and send it to your friends. So being a good sport, I am prepared to share it with all of you:

This is your life:

( ) Shot a gun
(X) Gone on a blind date.
( ) Skipped school
(X) Watched someone die – alas, more than one

Visited any of the following:
(X) Europe – I live in Europe and have visited quite a few countries
( ) Africa
( ) Asia
( ) Australia
( ) Antarctica
( ) Canada
( ) North America – Massachusetts
( ) South America

(X) Flown on a plane – often
(X) Served on a jury – Once
(X) Been lost – only once
(X) Travelled to the opposite side of the country – Not difficult in Ireland
(X) Swam in the Ocean. – Atlantic
(X) Cried yourself to sleep – more than once
(X) Played cops and robbers
(X) Played cowboys and Indians
(X) Recently coloured with crayons
(X) Sang Karaoke
(  ) Sang a solo or duet in public
(X) Paid for a meal with coins only
(X) Made prank phone calls – as a child
(X) Laughed until some beverage came out of your nose
(X) Caught a snowflake on your tongue
(X) Had children – ONE
( ) Had a pet
( ) Been skinny-dipping outdoors
( ) Been fishing
(X) been boating
(X) Been downhill skiing – Does sitting on the slopes unable to stand up for laughing, count? I was wearing Skis.
(  ) Been water skiing
(  ) Been camping in a trailer/RV – No!  I’m Irish!
(X) Been camping in a tent – without a groundsheet too!
(  ) Flown in a small 4-seater airplane
(  ) Flown in a glider
(  ) Flown in a helicopter
(  ) Flown in a hot air balloon
(  ) Walked on a glacier
(X) Driven a motorcycle/been a passenger – Yes a passenger
(  ) Been bungee-jumping
(  ) Gone to a drive-in movie
(X) Done something that could have killed you-but not – Yes went on a date, it nearly did!
(  ) Done something that you will regret for the rest of your life – Regrets are a waste of energy.
(  ) Rode an elephant
(X) Eaten just cookies or cake for dinner …and ice cream for breakfast
(X) Been on TV
(  ) Stolen any traffic signs
(X) Been in a car accident – minor
(X) Donated blood
(  ) Gone Curling

Favourite drink:  Good coffee
Favourite number: 10
Favourite Colour: Cornflour Blue
Favourite movie:  84 Charring Cross Road
Favourite dessert: Not sure I remember dessert.
Where you hope to be in 10 years:  Hopefully still getting out of bed unaided and chasing Toyboys!
Furthest place you will send this message:  You tell me