Saturday, August 25, 2007

Friday's Feast 157

Say there’s a book written about your life. Who would you want to narrate the audio version?

I'd go with Anthony Hopkins. He is cool beyond cool.

Take the letters from your favorite kind of nut and write a sentence. (Example: Perhaps every avenue needs understanding today.)

Paint everything crimson and navy.

If you could go back in time and spend one week in another decade, which decade would you choose?

Without question, the '60s. You could have wild sex with just about anyone of the opposite sex without any fear of catching a disease that penicillin wouldn't cure.

Main course:
Name a song that brings back memories for you.

Our House, by Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young (from my teenage years).
Too Early for the Sun by Kenny Loggins (from my adults years).

Do you prefer to wash your hands in cold water or warm water?

Warm, absolutely. Make that hot.


Allie Boniface said...

OMG, I am laughing out loud at your salad! Love the motivation behind choosing the 60s. :)

Jim Melvin said...

Ha! Yeah, in that regard I was about ten years too young. Damn!


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