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Go on the internet and on the history from 2 days ago. What is the 4th website?
No. Just, no.

What do you like on your hamburgers?
Cheese, ketchup, mustard, pickles.

What does your dad do for a living?
He's one of the managing editors on the sports desk at the St Louis Post-Dispatch. His name and number are in the paper every day, so he gets calls from crazy people.

When did you get up today?
6:!5 am. to watch the Monaco GP with my dad and Lulu.

What color was the last vehicle you were in?
Cranberry, my cute little Camry.

How long have you lived at your current residence?
We moved to this house in the summer of 1990.

When was the last time you were up at 5 AM?
A few days ago, but I hadn't slept yet.

What were you doing last night at 10 PM?
Working on an essay about the Columbian Exchange.

When was the last time you slept in someone else's bed?
No idea.

Are there any candles in the room you're in?
Just the one, a mint one on the table next to me (I'm in the sunroom).

If you turn around, what is behind you?
The wall behind me, which is basically all windows.

Would you dye your hair hot pink for $50?
Eh, probably not. That's too much hassle.


Have you ever had someone like you that you didn't like back?
I don't think so.

Do you have any step or half siblings?
No.

Do you take any prescription meds?
Yes, I take Valium for my panic disorder.

What happens if you don't take them?
I don't sleep and feel more apprehensive about the possibility of panic attacks. I usually don't even take any during the day; knowing I can is enough.

What color is your underwear?
Red with white polka dots.

Who was the last person you dreamt about?
I had a dream a few nights ago that Jason Isaacs (British actor) was the headmaster at my school and all of a sudden we started making out in front of the whole class. I don't even wanna know what's behind that one.

Where was the last place you spent more than $50?
Barnes and Noble, buying biographies and travel memoirs.

Who was the last person to hug you?
My mom.

Are there any buttons on the clothes you're wearing?
No.

How about zippers?
No. I'm in post-shower-relaxation mode, which means yogas and a T-shirt.

Are your fingernails painted?
Yes, OPI's Tickle My France-y.

Do you set your marshmallows on fire when you roast them?
Yep! I prefer them burnt.

Do you prefer your tea sweetened or unsweetened?
Sweetened, definitely.

What scent is your favorite perfume/cologne?
Coco by Chanel.

Have you showered today?
Yep, just did. I love showers. I love the sweet, nutty smell of my shampoo (Bumble & bumble Gentle), and tilting my face up to the water, and the feel of damp curls cascading down my shoulders.

When was the last time you took a nap?
A really long time ago.

Would you consider yourself a nice person?
Not as nice as I would like to be. I'm working on it.

Wear glasses?
Yep, tortoiseshell ones. I like them.

What color are your headphones?
Black. The special earbuds I have for running are pink.

Do you believe in abortion?
I'm pro-life, but I don't think it should be illegal because this is America and I don't try to apply my moral beliefs to how the whole country should be run, because the Constitution is written the way it is for a reason. I can only make choices for myself and other people's choices are not my business.

Opinion on Taylor Swift?
I love Taylor Swift, except her last album. She's become sort of hipster-y, unfortunately, but she has to live in a way that is authentic to who she is right now.

Are you a breakfast person?:
Oh my goodness, yes. I have low blood sugar and if I don't eat when I get up I get sick. Besides, I'm starving when I wake up. I will never be a dieter simply because I like to eat.

How often do you exercise? What type of exercises?:
Everyday. I'm working on a running program, and on the days I don't run I walk several miles, and sometimes I do both in one day, and I do a ballet program as well. I'm bad at sitting still without morning exercise.

Any favorite TV shows?:
Pretty Little Liars, Switched at Birth, NCIS, Dance Moms, Toddlers & Tiaras. Oh, sue me, I'm not Amish.

Do you pay attention to the news?:
Yes, because I'm going to be a social studies teacher and I like being informed.

Do you ever donate a dollar to fast food charities?:
Sure.

What type of books do you like to read?:
Histories, biographies, classic lit, Celia Rivenbark's essays.

Have you ever enjoyed a reading assignment for school?:
Sometimes, but they were usually 3-4 grades below my reading level, so mostly I was just incredibly bored.

Did you get to decorate your own bedroom? What's it like?:
The walls are painted a pretty shade of green, which I like, and I have posters: Audrey Hepburn in Roman Holiday, a black-and-white shot of Paris, a Degas print over my dressing table. My bedroom is very girlie-French with a touch of bohemian.

What size bed do you sleep on?:
Extra-long twin.

Do you stay up unnaturally late at night or do you get to bed early?:
Early, about 1:20-ish. I just don't need as much sleep as most people.

What are you usually doing if you're up late at night?:
Usually studying, or reading, or watching things on Netflix.

Do you keep anything on like a fan or the TV while you sleep?:
I prefer having a fan on, because good air circulation cuts down on panic attacks.

Do you put a lot of effort into school?:
I put so much effort into school that I have periodic insomnia, panic attacks, and carpal tunnel.

What food could you absolutely live off of?:
Cereal and milk.

What do you get when you go to the movies?:
Popcorn and an almond Italian soda, if I'm at Frontenac (my favorite cinema because they get all the foreign films) or else an Icee.

Where do you like to sit at the movie theater?:
Middle.

If you're just lounging around the house, what are you wearing?:
Yogas and a tank top.

Do you like wearing heels?:
Not especially. It's not the extra height, it's just hard to find comfortable ones.

Would you prefer a night in or a night out?:
It depends on a lot of different factors.

Do you enjoy being alone, or does it make you feel lonely?:
I enjoy it for the most part.

Obsessed with any songs at the moment?:
Right now I have Salty Sweet by MS MR on repeat.

How is summer going so far?:
Tomorrow is the unofficial kickoff of summer! I'm excited!

Do you spend a lot of time tanning?:
Never. I don't smoke, drink, or tan, I take vitamins, wear sunscreen, and drink a lot of water.

What would you say occupies your time most?:
School.

Do you keep your room clean, or are you not phased by mess?:
Clean. Mess makes me unhappy.


Do you think graffiti is art or vandalism?:
Usually vandalism, but it depends.

How do you like your marshmallows roasted?:
Black on the outside, gooey on the inside.

Are you old enough to vote yet?:
Yes.

Is voting important to you, or are you uninterested by politics?:
It's very, very important. I am firmly of the "if you don't vote, don't you dare complain" mentality.

Are you alright at world geography?:
Getting pretty good, and falling in love with it more every day.

What part of history interests you most?:
What a question! I love ancient history, and European history from about 1700--1945, and I'm actually really getting into American history which I never thought would happen.

Do you keep your cell phone on you all the time?:

No, if I'm at home it's usually in my room someplace, or still in my purse.

Do you answer it when it rings or do you screen your own calls?:
If it's not someone in my phone book, I don't answer it, and even then it's debatable.

What is your favorite outdoor activity?:
Running, biking, swimming, body-boarding, skating.

Do/did you enjoy living with your parents?:
I generally really like it. We have lots of fun.

Do you have any favorite clothes?:
Tons. I like clean, preppy pieces.

What do you spend most of your money on?:
Books, music, makeup.

Do you avoid arguments or do you go out of your way to express your views?:
It really depends on the person and the topic.

Do you care as much about people as you'd like to?:
I care about them a whole lot. It's why I'm going into teaching.

What do you consider slutty?:
I don't know. Why is this a question? Why are girls sluts and guys are studs? I hate this.

Do you have a favorite pair of socks?:
Dri-Fit socks.

What is your relation to the last person you texted?:
She's my sister.

What about the last person to text you?:
Same.

Is there any noise that makes you sick to your stomach?:
Whistling and throat-clearing.

What are you doing tomorrow?:
Run in the morning, study in the afternoon, and barbecuing with my family at night.

Do most people like to tell you their life story?:
People do like to confide in me. Sometimes I'll be at Starbucks or whatever and people just start talking to me and telling me stuff. I don't mind this.

What are you currently reading?:
Laura Bush's memoirs, The History of the Ancient World by Susan Wise Bauer, The Lost Girls.

If you were cheated on, would you be to embarrassed to tell other people?:
No, that would hardly be my fault.

Do you have overly protective parents?:
Yes, but I love them anyway. Although it does get a bit stupid. I'll be taking the trash to the curb and my mom will call, "Be careful!" Big vote of confidence there.

Do you like cheesecake?:
Yes! I love cheesecake!

Would your rather be rich and sad or poor and happy?
Poor and happy, which is good because I'm going to be a teacher.

Are you well mannered?
I certainly hope so. Manners are of great importance to me.

What's the last book you read?
Grace & Power by Sally Bedell Smith.

Do you know anyone with a mental illness?
Yep. Panic disorder, represent!

Can you speak any other languages?
Not fluently but I'm working on it.

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