another survey

Because I can’t think of a post…or maybe I just don’t want to share my deepest, darkest feelings on a public forum…or maybe because I just can’t get enough of these things lately…who knows, but here goes…

What time did you get up this morning?
11:30. Please don’t judge me. I have many (yes, legitimite) reasons for sleeping in this time.

Diamonds or Pearls?
black pearls

What was the last film you saw at the cinema?
V for Vendetta, and I really want to go see, Thank You for Smoking.

What did you have for breakfast?
A carrot my husband made me eat.

What is your middle name?
Elish. Like Alisha, except without the “uh” sound the “a” makes at the end.

What is your favorite cuisine?
I love to eat, but if I had to pick a fave, it would probably be homemade Italian.

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9. Your favorite potato chip?
Kettle-cooked, regular

10. What is your favorite CD at the moment?
Calexico\’s Garden Ruin. \n Or Calexico/Iron and Wine\’s In The Reins. Or Calexico\’s Feast of Wire. Or Neko Case\’s Fox Confessor Brings the Flood. I\’m on a country/folk kick. Or really just a Calexico kick with residual Neko Case from seeing her in concert last week. \n

11. What is your favorite type of vehicle?
Black helicopters, definitely. I so want one! No, a fleet! Terror shall ride the night skies again!

12. \nFavorite sandwich?
Subway\’s chicken pizziola on Italian herbs and cheese bread, with jalepenos and black olives.

13. What characteristics do you despise?
Characteristics of what, precisely? People (physical, emotional, neurological, "spiritual")? Matter? Metaphysical reality? Linguistic affairs? \n



Oh, wait. Imprecision. That\’ll work.


14. What are your favorite clothes?
Dress shirts and jeans. I don\’t know why.

15. If you could go anywhere in the world on vacation, where would you go? \n
If money\’s not a problem, the Mediterranean and Middle East.

16. What color are your eyes?
Dark brown. Without a color chart, I can\’t quite more precise than that. \n

17. Where would you want to retire to?
See #15

18. Favorite time of day?
Late morning. \n

19. Where were you born?
In my parent\’s bathroom in some sort of military housing arrangement in Ft. Hood, TX. “,1] ); //–>
Sardines. Little oily fish in a can make me want to vomit.

Your favorite potato chip?
Harvest Cheddar Sunchips. All day. Every meal. Ha.

What is your favorite type of vehicle?
Do Arabian stallions count as a vehicle? Maybe back when Ford was still in diapers.

What characteristics do you despise?
Lying. Manipulation.

What are your favorite clothes?
Okay here are my faves, in no particular order:
1. Loose, billow-y skirts or dresses
2. No clothes at all (yipee!)
3. PJs
4. jeans and a t-shirt (and a sweatshirt if it’s cold out)

Favorite time of day?
Waking up to my husband. Even if we fought the night before, I still love waking up and seeing him there.
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Surely you jest.

21. Who do you least expect to send this back?
Jesus. Does the right hand of god have internet access? \n

22. Person you expect to send it back first?
Matters not, really.

23. Coke or Pepsi?
24. Are you a morning person or night owl?

25. Any new and exciting news you\’d like to share with anyone? \n
Not really, no.

26. What did you want to be when you were little?
…you know, I don\’t remember. The first time I remember considering a profession was in middle school, I think. Morturary sciences, of all things…then the whole god problem got in the way…\n

27. What is your best childhood memory?
It would have to be the receiving of those ID cards of dead Iraqi soldiers my dad brought back from the first Gulf War. 🙂 No, I\’m not that terrible, I promise. I just can\’t think of any positive memories, for some reason. \n

28. What are the different jobs you have had in your life?
Um…counselor for my church\’s Vacation Bible School…telephone representative for the Republican Party…sales assistant at the Sharper Image…shipment verifier for National Nail Corporation…and currently graduate TA for UGA\’s religion department. \n

29. Nicknames?
Phil the Philosopher…Philistine…Philippi…really, any possible adaptation of Phil or Philip you can think of. \n

30. Piercings?
Prospective tongue piercing, definitely. ;-)”,1] ); //–>
Favorite sport to watch?
Bring on the basketball or ice hockey.

What did you want to be when you were little?
I briefly considered being a football player or a jockey, but that was before I realized these were primarily male-dominated careers. But, ever since third grade I’ve wanted to be a writer in some form or fashion.

Jazz, Jazzie, Jazzercise, DJ Jazzie Jeff, scrumbledumpkins.

Spirit Animal?
A peacock. And that better be because its a beautiful and exotic animal, NOT because its vain.

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My genes have.

32. \nEver been toilet papering?

33. Been in a car accident?



34. Favorite day of the week?

35. Favorite restaurant?
Taste of India. One of two Indian restaurants off of Broad St, and actually two doors down from the other (Bombay Cafe).\n

36. Favorite flower?

37. Favorite ice-cream?
Cookies and Cream

38. \nFavorite fast food restaurant?
McDonald\’s. Yes, I\’m serious. No, I haven\’t seen Super Size Me. Yes, I need to. No, I don\’t know if it would actually have an effect.

39. \nHow many times did you fail your drivers test?

40. Before this one, from whom did you receive your last e-mail?
I haven\’t actually checked all my accounts, but on this one, Mike Morrell. \n

41. Which store would you choose to max out your credit card?
I would normally say B&N or Borders, but I don\’t need that many books. Besides, Schoolkids Records downtown has a much better music selection than either of those two. \n

42. Bed time?
Whenever I pass out.

43. Who are you most curious about their responses to this questionnaire?
…let\’s leave this open. \n

44. Last person you went to dinner with?
To dinner with…probably Mike and Jasmin, last time I was in Lithia. I eat alone way too often.
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Ever been toilet papering?
Of course, isn’t that a staple teenage prank? (well I guess I’ve done it while in my 20s too)

Favorite flower?
Gardenias. They smell wonderful.

Favorite fast food restaurant?


How many times did you fail your drivers test?
I never had a learner’s permit, but I passed the first time I took it.

Which store would you choose to max out your credit card?
OOOh, okay. Borders because I could buy books, movies, and music there OR Banana Republic

Bed time?

It’s been between 12 and 1:30 these days.

Last person you went to dinner with?
The last person I had a meal that might’ve been dinner with was Mike, but the last people I most definitely went to dinner with were Jared, Leanne, and Amy (after Leanne made me cry because she and Jared were singing about balls. what kind of balls, I will leave up to your imagination)
<!– D([“mb”,” 45. \nWhat are you listening to right now?
Destroyer, Destroyer\’s Rubies, "European Oils"


46. What is your favorite color?

47. How many tattoos do you have?
None yet.

48. \nHow many people are you sending this e-mail to ?
Eh, you can count.


49. What time did you finish this e-mail?
20/04/2006 1508 EST

50. Greatest Accomplishment?
\nNothing that screams "Oh, Philip, be proud of me!" so I\’m leaving this blank.

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Back to oceans
Rivers flow
Back to oceans
We will go. \n\n

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What is your favorite color?
Purple or blue, it’s a toss up.

How many tattoos do you have?

None. I can’t find a symbol or picture that I’d be committed to putting on my body for the rest of my life. If I do though…we’ll see.