Friday, August 24, 2007

8 Random Things About Me

I saw this at Laura's site and thought I would do it.

1)I'm a fan of Jane Austen

2)I'm left-handed

3)I had my 4 wisdom teeth removed a few years ago.

4)I have one sister

5)I like old-time country music like The Carter Family, Kitty Wells and Johnny Cash.I also listen to some folk and pop music.

6)I enjoy drinking flavoured tea.

7)I like dark chocolate.

8)As a child a spoke french, but I lost interest in it and didn't take further classes in school.

Wednesday, August 15, 2007

A Couple of Quotes

"We do love beauty at first sight; and we do cease to love it,if it is not accompanied by amiable qualities"

By Lydia Maria Child

"A true man does not need to romance a different girl every night,a true man romances the same girl for the rest of her life"

by Ana Alas

Monday, August 13, 2007

Middle Name Meme

Laura at tagged me for this meme.

here are the rules:

1)You have to post these rules before you give the facts.

2)Players, you must list one fact that is somehow relevant to your life for each letter of your middle name.If you don't have a middle name, use a name you would have liked to have had.

3)When you are tagged you need to write your own blog-post containing your own middle name game facts.

4)At the end of your blog-post, you need to choose one person for each letter of your middle name to tag.

5)Don't forget to leave them a comment telling them they're tagged,and to read your blog.

My middle name is John.

Jane Austen- I enjoy watching her movies.

Old fashioned- My view on morals and clothing.

Heaven- The goal of my journey in life.

Nephew/niece- I have one of each.

Since I don't know many others, anyone reading this can do one.

Friday, August 3, 2007

Wikipedia Meme

My birthday is February 19.

3 Events

1881- Kansas became the first U.S. state to prohibit all alcoholic beverages.

1913- Prizes are included in Cracker Jack candy boxes for the first time.

1945-World War II: Battle of Iwo Jima- about 30,000 U.S. Marines land on Iwo Jima.

2 Births

1473-Nicolaus Copernicus, mathematician and astronomer (d.1543).

1924-Lee Marvin, American actor (d.1987).

1 Holiday

February 19 (Eastern Orthodox Liturgics).