I can't dance (for lots of reasons ... mostly embarassment, but also lack of partner) ... but enjoy Strictly Come Dancing in the winter. This has been a series of 6 couples ... one able-bodied and one in a wheelchair. It has been great to see a couple of the disbaled people really come to understand how much they are now capable of.
So, now I have some time, so here is a smallish meme I have snagged from lupina78 ... we snag from each other, don't we?
Lots of pillows or just one?
One feather pillow.
What kind of books do you read?
+ something else ... at present that is "The Winds of War" ... set up to the start of WWII
What's the weirdest thing you've seen today?
DJ scratching his ear ... with a back foot!
ZOMBIES OR ROBOTS: Which apocalypse is scarier?
Zombies would be creepy ... but Robots would be scarier, as they would be better at "takeover"
Why do you currently like Livejournal?
Yes - give me LJ anyday ... I have FaceBook, but don't like it. My LJ is set up like I want, with a great list of friends - and I can do what I wanty on it!
What's your current fandom/obsession/addiction?
I enjoyed Survivors and Being Human, which have both just finished.
But, I'm loving the start of Vampire Diaries - having heard about it, I get to see it from the start.
I've been watching Caprica, so I'm ready for the Jaames episodes - to me it was a slow start, but at least you know the history of the families ... Im trying to be +ve.
Cake or Death?
One of the weirdest questions I have seen on a meme!
Cake, any day.
What websites do you always visit when you go online?
LJ, CDS, WebMail, BSV
What was the last thing you bought?
Coffee this afternoon - I was early for my physio appt.
Which fictional character do you think you're most like?
Spike - unlucky in love!
Do you get cravings? If so, what do you crave?
Very occasionally - often jelly-type sweets, fruit gums, etc.
What do you do to change your mood?
Pray, read some Spuffy, chat to Toni, spend time with Jiffy ... really depends on how low I am, and where I am geographically!
What was the last meal you ate?
Tea - toast and peanut butter.
Do you want to learn another language?
I failed French at school, after learning it for 9 years ... maybe I should stick to trying to work out English first - LOL
Five things you can't live without.
Faith, family, friends ... but you have seen those 3 ... so the other 2 -
Find the closest book currently sitting near you and flip to page 54. What is the first sentence of the second paragraph?
I'm at Dad's pc - the book is "Does anything eat wasps?" :-
Many species of flies live relatively short lives, measured in days.
What was the last dream you had that you can remember?
I very rarely remember my dreams ... but weirdly last night I had a dream that I was pregnat (which at my age is pretty impossible) ... but I was me, now .... and I was talking to the baby!
What are you looking forward to?
Nothing specific, at present.
I suppose, just getting my life sorted out!