Explain what ended your last relationship? A difficult choice that has turned out well for all concerned.
When was the last time you shaved? A couple of days ago. (What? It's winter…)
What were you doing this morning at 8 a.m.? Commuting
What were you doing 15 minutes ago? Eating one of my yummy homemade burritos while TheCSO showed me carpet samples.
Are you any good at math? I'm really good up through Algebra 2. Past that, it's a mystery.
Your prom night, what do you remember about it? We went to a nice restaurant, then the dance, then back to Mark's house to drink all night with a bunch of our friends. I drank a drinking glass full of Vodka, then he asked me to read these letters from his ex-girlfriend in Spain. Turns out I wasn't half drunk enough.
Do you have any famous ancestors? Him. And him.
Have you had to take a loan out for school? Yes, regrettably.
Last thing received in the mail? The aforementioned carpet samples and a thoughtfully-written solicitation letter from the editor of Poetry magazine asking me to subscribe. I did.
How many different beverages have you had today? Water and Skim milk.
Do you ever leave messages on people’s answering machine? Yes.
Who did you lose your CONCERT virginity to? Radiohead, before they were as popular as they became.
Do you draw your name in the sand when you go to the beach? I don't like the beach.
What’s the most painful dental procedure you’ve had? I am due for some dental work, but I've been lucky so far.
What is out your back door? My car.
Any plans for Friday night? Call Linguist Friend and catch up. Watch Close to Home. Write blog post about evil. Digest Burrito. Not necessarily in that order.
Do you like what the ocean does to your hair? Not really.
Have you ever received one of those big tins of 3 different popcorns? Not personally, though my grandmother used to buy them.
Have you ever been to a planetarium? Yes. The fact that if you go out far enough, the super star clusters look like neurons wigged me out.
Do you re-use towels after you shower? Mostly I use a bathrobe or just climb back into bed soaking wet.
Some things you are excited about? Finishing my Law school applications. Sweet potato slices brushed with olive oil, dusted with curry powder and baked for half an hour. Writing.
What is your favorite flavor of JELL-O? None of the above.
Describe your keychain(s)? Don't have one right now.
Where do you keep your change? Often on the floor of the car.
When was the last time you spoke in front of a large group of people? Larger than a GRE class? Goodness, I'm not sure.
What kind of winter coat do you own? Camel-colored and conservative-looking
What was the weather like on your graduation day? Rainy for high school, sunny for college.
Do you sleep with the door to your room open or closed? Open, which means the cats frequently jump on us at night.