A meme I can live with

1 01 2009

Happy New Year.

Here is hoping that 2009 can get its shit sorted out straight this time.

Let’s see where we are now with this meme. Props to GrrlScientist.

  1. Started my own blog
  2. Slept under the stars
  3. Played in a band – choirs count, right?
  4. Visited Hawaii – so do airports?
  5. *Watched a meteor shower
  6. Given more than I can afford to charity
  7. Been to Disneyland/world
  8. Climbed a mountain
  9. Held a praying mantis
  10. Sung a solo
  11. Bungee jumped
  12. Visited Paris
  13. Watched lightning at sea
  14. Taught myself an art from scratch
  15. Adopted a child
  16. Had food poisoning
  17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty
  18. Grown my own vegetables
  19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France
  20. Slept on an overnight train – I’ve done it on a bus
  21. Had a pillow fight
  22. Hitchhiked
  23. Taken a sick day when you’re not ill
  24. Built a snow fort
  25. Held a lamb
  26. Gone skinny dipping
  27. Run a Marathon
  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 my ancestorsMy ancestors are from miscellaneous … I guess I haven’t been to Germany yet though
  35. Seen an Amish community
  36. Taught myself a new language
  37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied – satisfaction from money alone?
  38. *Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
  39. Gone rock climbing — indoor, outdoor, with and without ropes
  40. Seen Michelangelo’s David
  41. Sung karaoke
  42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt
  43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant – I’ve shared my food with strangers at bars
  44. *Visited Africa
  45. Walked on a beach by moonlight
  46. Been transported in an ambulance
  47. Had my 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
  51. Gone scuba diving or snorkeling
  52. *Kissed in the rain – only once we got inside
  53. Played in the mud – I’m a boy, I probably ate it too
  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 – Meals on Wheels…
  61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies
  62. Gone whale watching
  63. Got flowers for no reason
  64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma
  65. Gone sky diving
  66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp
  67. Bounced a check
  68. *Flown in a helicopter
  69. Saved a favorite childhood toy – my family hoards
  70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial
  71. Eaten caviar
  72. Pieced a quilt
  73. Stood in Times Square
  74. Toured the Evergladeswasn’t an organised tour, actually, I think we were lost
  75. Been fired from a job
  76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London
  77. *Broken a bone — I am invincible
  78. Been on a speeding motorcycle
  79. *Seen the Grand Canyon in person
  80. *Published a book – *sigh* someday, maybe
  81. Visited the Vatican
  82. *Bought a brand new car
  83. *Walked in Jerusalem
  84. Had my picture in the newspaperOh, the shattered dreams of Idol 2007
  85. Read the entire BibleI’ve read Genesis and Revelations and large chunks of everything in between.
  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
  92. Joined a book club
  93. Lost a loved one
  94. Had a baby
  95. Seen the Alamo in person
  96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake
  97. Been involved in a law suit
  98. Owned a cell phone
  99. Been stung by a bee
  100. *Ridden an elephant – camels, yes

Same as hers, I’ve asterixed the wants.




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