Eurydice (eurydice72) wrote,
Eurydice
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I deserved a quiet day

I stayed away from the computer most of the day, doing errands this morning and gaming with the family this afternoon. Of course, now that dinner's over, everybody is off doing their own thing so here I am, but it helped not seeing any news or headlines for a few hours. I picked up what I need to do my baking this week, too. I'll be making pecan pie cheesecake bars and orange candy corn bars. I wasn't sure if I'd get the GBBO cake cookbook I ordered in time, so settled on something simpler and more seasonal. I've also lined up my list of friends to pass stuff along to so we're not stuck eating all the sugar.

Today's question: Have you ever called someone the wrong name during sex or been called the wrong name by your partner?

Nope. However, once, when Craig and I had first started dating, he was in a dressing room trying on sweaters and called out for me to come see because I'd gone wandering since he was taking so long. Except he didn't call my name. He called for his ex-wife. Needless to say, I was not pleased, though in hindsight, I should be grateful it happened there and not during sex.

And he was so appalled at what he'd done, he never did it again.

11 What’s a form of entertainment that everyone seems to enjoy, but that you do not?
12 What three things are you most thankful for?
13 What is something you've never done but would like to try to do? Why don't you?
14 What is something you've tried but would never do again?
15 If, without being detected, you could spy electronically for the next month and watch anyone, anywhere, anytime like a fly on a wall, would you? If so, who would you watch and how closely? If not, why not?
16 If it were the only way you could remain with the love of your life, would you be willing for both of you to wake up tomorrow as native speakers of an unfamiliar language, knowing that within a week, you'd permanently forget the language(s) you now speak and largely be cut off from your friends and culture? If so, what new language would you want to speak and why?
17 If a movie were being made of your life, which actor would play the starring role?
18 Write the words that you need to hear today.
19 If you had to be obsessed with money, sex, sports, religion or food, which one would you choose?
20 What do you love most about yourself?
21 Ignoring all financial considerations, would you rather spend the next 5 years confined to an urban mecca (e.g. New York City, London, etc) or a beautiful, isolated coastal town somewhere?
22 How would you react if you learned that a sad and beautiful poem that touched you deeply had been written by a computer?
23 What is a character trait you despise in others, but you know you also have that same trait?
24 What is the most serious law you've broken doing something you thought was morally right, wouldn't hurt anyone, or was no one's business but yours? How bad would the punishment have been if you'd been caught and given the maximum sentence?
25 If you were on a jury, would you be willing to convict a person for something you didn't think should be considered a crime?
26 If your heart were damaged beyond repair, but you could regain your health for a few more years by getting a heart transplant from a genetically engineered pig, would you?
27 What is your favorite question to ask people?
28 What stage play is your favorite?
29 For $100,000 (or equivalent in your currency) would you put on 40 pounds/18 kg and keep it on for 3 years? How much money, if any, would induce you to put on 100 pounds/45 kg for at least a year?
30 If you were president/prime minister/supreme leader etc. of your country, what is the first thing you would do?
31 What’s the scariest movie you’ve ever seen?
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