madclarinet (madclarinet) wrote,

Long meme

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1. What does your Livejournal name mean?
A: Fairly obvious, the 'mad' comes from how I am (even the psychologists I work with will agree with that). I can be relied on for a 'different' outlook or answer - plus also my sense of humour has always helped that. Lastly - just watch how I play badminton and you'll certainly agree. The 'clarinet' is from the instrument I play - although I'm more on the flute currently - but madclarinet rolls off better than madflute anyway.

2. Elaborate on your default userpic:
A: I don't have one yet - I suspose I should sort one out.

4. What’s your current relationship status?
A: Single and 'unattached' - nice and peaceful.

5. What exactly are you wearing right now?
A: Short sleeve shirt, comfortable trousers and trainers.

6. What is your current problem?
A: Way to many mental ones to mention - but the right wrist/hand is a big killer for me.

7. What do you love most?
A: Unable to answer that - I can't think of one.

8. What makes you most happy?
A: Playing my flute and clarinet, seeing some of the systems I've programmed in good use - hiking in the dark peak.

9. Are you musically inclined?
A: I hope so - I play clarinet and flute. Saxophone (although I haven't played one for a long while), penny whistle and I hope to take guitar lessons later on this year (finances allowing).

10. If you could go back in time, and change something, what would it be?
A: I'd like to change a couple of 'mistakes' - about 6 years ago would be nice. I ain't saying what though.

11. If you were an animal for a day, what would it be?
A: An Eagle or other large bird - to fly would be a great experience (plus it beats climbing those mountains)

12. Ever have a near death experience?
A: Not yet - although I couple of times I must have been close to one

13. Name an obvious quality you have?
A: My sense of humour is probably the most obvious - following that I can make a pretty good listener.

14. What’s the name of the song that’s stuck in your head right now?
A: One of the soundtracks from Big O - it happens when I try to transcribe anything.

15. Who will cut and paste this first?
A: I haven't the foggiest - probably noone as not many people read this journal (I hope).

16. Name someone with the same b-day as you:
A: Apparently - H.G. Wells has.

17. Have you ever vandalized someone’s private property?
A: No

18. Have you ever been in a fight?
A: Yes, but I mostly avoid them - plus a clarinet case does help.

19. Have you ever sang in front of a large audience?
A: No - unless you want me to clear the room. Just pass me the clarinet or flute.

20. What’s the first thing you notice about the OPPOSITE sex:
A: If I had to say anything it would have to be their voice.

21. What do you usually order from Starbucks?
A: Not been in a Starbucks (although they're in the UK in force) - if I had I would have to have some Tea or a soft drink. I don't drink coffee (there is a good reason).

22. Have you ever hurt yourself on purpose?
A: No - I'm pretty good at bashing myself around but not causing anything worse that a bruise or (minor) cut.

23. Say something totally random about yourself?
A: I will always come back with the unexpected (or expected with some people) remark and/or comment.

24. Has anyone ever said you look like a celebrity?
A: Nope

25. Do you still watch kiddy movies or TV shows?
A: Yeah - at times I need something which is noisy enough while I do something - but not where I need to link my brain to understand.

26. Did you have braces?
A: No, although I should have - but thats another story

27. Are you comfortable with your height?
A: Yes - 6" 0' is fine - a bit taller might help, but that is offset by bashing my head on stuff.

28. What is the most romantic thing someone has ever done for you?
A: N/A

29. Do you speak any other languages?
A: I've fluent in Cockney Rhyming Slang - again I hope to do a language in the future

30. What is your favorite smell?
A: Can't thing of one

31. Have you ever been to a tanning salon?
A: No way, and I ain't going to one either

32. What kind of magazines do you read?
A: Computing Weekly (well, I am a computer techie)

33. Have you ever ridden in a limo?
A: No

34. Has anyone you were really close with passed away?
A: Yes

35. Do you ever watch MTV?
A: No

36. What’s something that really annoys you?
A: People who do not learn and ask the same stupid questions instead of finding the answer which is EASILY found.

37. Do you like Michael Jackson?
A: Not particulary

38. Do you give random hugs and kisses?
A: No - touch senstive

39. What’s the latest you have ever stayed up?
A: About 40 hours - twice, once when doing a sponsored walk, another when flying

40. Have you ever been rushed into the emergency room?
A: No - I've managed to stagger there the couple of times I needed it

41. Who are you going to tag?
Noone - if people want to do it, then they will - what the hell lilly_rose
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