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Claire’s Meme…

….because if I spewed about what I would really like to spew about, I’d start an international incident.  So..thanks to the lovely Claire, here’s a meme.

Let’s play shall we?!

Stuff you’ve personally experienced is shown in Bold, with explanations where needed.

1. Started your own blog.
2. Slept under the stars.
3. Played in a band.
4. Visited Hawaii. –Does living there during my formative years count?
5. Watched a meteor shower.
6. Given more than you can afford to charity.
7. Been to Disneyland.
8. Climbed a mountain.
9. Held a praying mantis.
10. Sang a solo.
11. Bungee jumped.  Uh, Crazy-stupid.
12. Visited Paris
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea.
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch.
15. Adopted a child.
16. Had food poisoning.
17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty.
18. Grown your own vegetables.
19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France.- It was too crowded to see her that day!
20. Slept on an overnight train.
21. Had a pillow fight.
22. Hitch hiked.
23. Taken a sick day when you’re not ill.  (That’s just crazy, not like hitch-hiking at ALL)
24. Built a snow fort.
25. Held a lamb.- Not a lamb but an adorable little kid..goat.
26. Gone skinny dipping.
27. Run a Marathon.  –Does two half marathons count?
28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice.
29. Seen a total eclipse.
30. Watched a sunrise or sunset.
31. Hit a home run.
32. Been on a cruise.
33. Seen Niagara Falls in person.
34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors.
35. Seen an Amish community.
36. Taught yourself a new language.
37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied.
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person.
39. Gone rock climbing.
40. Seen Michelangelo’s David.
41. Sung karaoke.
42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt.
43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant.
44. Visited Africa.
45. Walked on a beach by moonlight.
46. Been transported in an ambulance.
47. Had your portrait painted
48. Gone deep sea fishing.
49. Seen the Sistine Chapel in person. –
50. Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris.- As a child I was detained in the restroom by the washerwoman because I didn’t have a centime to give her for using the facilities.  My mother had to rescue me.
51. Gone scuba diving or snorkeling.
52. Kissed in the rain.
53. Played in the mud.
54. Gone to a drive-in theater.
55. Been in a movie.
56. Visited the Great Wall of China –
57. Started a business.
58. Taken a martial arts class.
59. Visited Russia.
60. Served at a soup kitchen.
61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies.
62. Gone whale watching.
63. Got flowers for no reason.- Florist’s daughter. ;)
64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma.
65. Gone sky diving. Does sitting on the sidelines watching your date jump count ? It was our first date, S & I..
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp.
67. Bounced a check.
68. Flown in a helicopter.
69. Saved a favorite childhood toy
70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial.
71. Eaten Caviar.
72. Pieced a quilt.
73. Stood in Times Square.
74. Toured the Everglades. .
75. Been fired from a job.
76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London.
77. Broken a bone.
78. Been on a speeding motorcycle. – T’was thrilling.
79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person.
80. Published a book.
81. Visited the Vatican.
82. Bought a brand new car.
83. Walked in Jerusalem.
84. Had your picture in the newspaper.
85. Read the entire Bible.
86. Visited the White House.
87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating.
88. Had chickenpox.
89. Saved someone’s life.
90. Sat on a jury.
91. Met someone famous. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Myers and Mr Whipple the Charmin guy…can’t decide which one I liked best…
92. Joined a book club.
93. Lost a loved one.
94. Had a baby Two!
95. Seen the Alamo in person.
96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake.
97. Been involved in a law suit.Many, as a litigation paralegal…
98. Owned a cell phone.
99. Been stung by a bee.- Yes, and I’m allergic…not fun.
100. Read an entire book in one day.

Says Claire: If you have a blog, you are hereby invited to adopt and modify this one. It’s a way for us to know a bit more about one another.

Have fun, be good, be brave!  Love to all.


One Response

  1. Very interesting, it makes me want to get my blog up and running again even though it was basically only you who read it :)

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