50 on 9/11

1. What type of day are you having?

Ask me later – it’s not even 5am …

2. Was there anyone who “made your day”?

Not yet, but Friday night was memorable.
3. Are you liking how you look today?

Yes, I am wearing a hand-me-down outfit outgrown by a teenager.
4. Do you have anyone crushing on you?

No, I don’t think so.

5. Have you ever eaten a bug?

No, do prawns count?
6. Are you vegeterian?

 I was for several years, then I developed health problems.
7. When was the last time you kissed someone?

Last night.
8. Have you ever had something stuck between your teeth, but no one decided to tell you?

Yes, parsley and someone was proposing marriage at the time.  There is a photograph, unfortunately.
9. Are you a mother or a father?

10. When was your last paycheck?

About two weeks ago, it’s complicated.
11. How many pets do you have?

12. What kind of toothpaste do you use?

Aquafresh Exreme Clean.
13. Are you closer to being rich or poor?

It’s complicated.
14. Do you sleep with a stuffed animal?

No, I sleep with my husband.

15. What was the last gift someone gave you?

A handmade scarf from Nzwaa last week, and thirteen cases of wine yesterday (more about that later).
16. Do you appreciate that person?

Very, very much.
17. Are you on any type of drugs?

18. Are you in love?

19. Have you ever been in love?

20. Do you even believe in love?

21. How many things are you really thinking about right now?

Sandwiches, curry, mielies, puddle hunting, phone the gate-man and ask him to come and fix the gate …
22. Did you talk to anyone you didn’t like today?

23. Do you like picnics?

Yes, beach ones, with fancy wine glasses and tin plates.
24. Are you American?

25. Who are you voting for?

 Blabla.co.za, Naomi, Liezl and Janice (SA Best Blog Awards).
26. What kind of mood are you in?

27. Are you waiting for anything?

28. Are you going to bed after this?

29. Have you ever watched Fahrenheit 9/11?

30. Where were you September 11. 2001?

 In the Johannesburg studio of FCB Impact, talking to Edward.  We looked at the TV screen and thought it was a movie trailer…
31. What book are you currently reading?

One I can’t mention, because it hasn’t been published yet.

32. What song did you last listen to?

Mika’s Big Girls … ugh!
33. What movie is in your DVD player?

In Bruges.
34. How many windows are open in your computer?

35. Are you a very stressed out person?

36. How old is your mom?

She would have been 64 this year, I miss her.
37. Has your mom ever been on television or in the paper?

Yes, she was a very good swimmer and broke records.  She also modeled as a young woman.
38. Are you single?

No, I am married to a truly wonderful man.
39. Do you have a beach house?

40. Where do you live?

In Johannesburg, mostly.

41. Do you ever watch Bold and the Beautiful?


42. Do you sometimes watch the news?

All day long.
43. Have you ever seen a UFO?

No, but I saw Willo‘-the-wisp when I was a child, on my grandparents’ farm, I promise I did!

44. Do you believe in aliens?

I had a very nasty spam message from a blog troll yesterday …
45. What are your thoughts on Disney Channel?

An invaluable companion for small children on rainy days.
46. Do you ever want to get married?

I am.
47. What is your favourite country?

South Africa, but I did enjoy living in Germany.
48. Do you like animals?

49. Do you like High School Musical?

No, that Effron boy doesn’t do anything for me.
50. Are you afraid of the dark?

Yes, very.


Ear muscle update:

*sigh* such hard work being a dog …



26 Comments Add yours

  1. adeeyoyo says:

    Have a great weekend, Cindy. Your dogs look so at ease with each other it’s lovely!

    1. theonlycin says:

      They’re like siblings, adee.
      Enjoy your Saturday, is that a promise of rain in our sky?

      1. adeeyoyo says:

        *crosses fingers* and *holds thumbs*

  2. nrhatch says:

    #6 interesting
    # 8 how awful! LOL
    # 30 me too ~ the movie trailer part, not the being in SA part
    #44 nasty blog troll! ; )

    I’m impressed that you managed to answer all 50 questions at 5 am.
    ‘Bout shut eye time for me. {{yawn}}

    1. theonlycin says:

      Sleep tight and have sweet dreams, Nancy.

  3. gospelwriter says:

    Oh these 50-, 75-, or N-question questionnaires. Will I ever do one? Um…

    Love love love your #8 – any chance we’ll ever get to see the photo here?

    I do feel for those poor overworked dogs – is that ear ever gonna straighten up? – and would he be as cute if it did?

    1. theonlycin says:

      I’m not sure I want the world to see the photo …
      And of that ear, time will tell 🙂

  4. janice says:

    Neeeeeeeeeeearly ………. xxxx jan
    Our sky here in Durbs is not looking too good! Hmm …. nursery! I love gardening in the rain xxxxx

    1. theonlycin says:

      Not looking too good for my campers.

  5. Smander says:

    I love number…(go back and look)…14. Maybe your husband is like a stuffed toy? That’s what popped into my head. Anyway, I guess that’s word association for you. Or conceptual leaps or whatever. Thanks for popping by on my blog recently. Things have been nuts, as you read. It’s good to be back online for a bit. I love hearing about people’s joy. Those pics of your dogs are fab!

    1. theonlycin says:

      Thanks, Susie, the husband is a bit of a bear 🙂

  6. I also thought people were talking about some dreadful movie. For me that was 6am breakfast time at a hotel in Beijine. We slept through it and woke to hear about it and then left on our way to the airport

    1. theonlycin says:

      I can recall you telling me about it.

  7. slpmartin says:

    Okay… it’s just before bedtime for me and I’m reading your answers to…well I’m not certain what…but the answers as always demonstrate you cleverness and wit. Oh, an the poor dog…perhaps he needs ear exercises or something…maybe that dog whisperer person could help. ;-)…Did you say 13 cases of wine?

  8. Jamie Dedes says:

    I love “it’s complicated” as a response … wish I’d thought of that when I was a teenager! 🙂 Your sense of humor is showing, Cindy. 🙂

    Thanks for the update on the ear. Love the pups …

    Happy Saturday …

    1. theonlycin says:

      Enjoy yours too, Jamie. xxx

  9. halfp1nt says:

    It’s been far too long since I’ve been on a picnic.

    1. theonlycin says:

      No time like the present 🙂
      Have a super Saturday.

  10. souldipper says:

    More peeks into you and your canines. I’m very impressed that you have taken the time and are willing to do this. Course, you did say 5:00 a.m.

    1. theonlycin says:

      I get sent these things all the time, I’m always afraid of causing offence by not doing them, so I figured I would do them over weekends when the blogs are quiet.

  11. Nzwaa says:

    At first I thought, oh this is cool. I might just do it. I got to 15 and 16 and my smile got wider and wider. 🙂

    1. theonlycin says:

      Well, you make me happy 🙂

  12. Nzwaa says:

    Well then I’ll have to bookmark this blog. Come here whenever I feel useless.

  13. buttercup600 says:

    Your sense of humour is just brilliant…loved it:) xx

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