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2008 meme [Dec. 13th, 2008|06:13 pm]
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What did you do in 2008 that you'd never done before?
Had my own place/lived by myself.

Did you keep your New Years' resolutions, and will you make more for next year?
I don't make New Year's resolutions.

Did anyone close to you give birth?
No, but one of my cousins gave birth to twins that I will probably never meet.

Did anyone close to you die?
Not yet. (Keeps toes crossed.)

What countries did you visit?
NY state. :P

What would you like to have in 2009 that you lacked in 2008?
A partner.

What date from 2008 will remain etched upon your memory, and why?
Camping at Bass Lake was a lot of fun but I don't know how "etched in" it is.

What was your biggest achievement of the year?
Living on my own and taking care of myself.

What was your biggest failure?
I don't usually attempt things unless I know I can succeed.

Did you suffer illness or injury?
I had a cold on my birthday.

What was the best thing you bought?
I don't think I've bought anything special for myself this year.

Whose behaviour merited celebration?
The olympic athletes?

Whose behaviour made you appalled?

Where did most of your money go?
Bills. (Rent + phone)

What did you get really, really, really excited about?
My mom got me a ticket to see Lewis Black!!!!!!! x)

What song will always remind you of 2008?
Paper Planes - M.I.A.

Compared to this time last year, are you:
a) Happier or sadder? Happier (I think)
b) Thinner or fatter? Maybe slightly thinner.
c) Richer or poorer? I guess, technically, richer, but I have more expenses now, so it doesn't feel like it.

What do you wish you'd done more of?
Gone out and had fun.

What do you wish you'd done less of?
Being cold.

How will you be spending Christmas?
At my mom's.

Did you fall in love in 2008?
No. :(

How many one-night stands?
There was a total of 1 sexual encounter throughout the year.

What was your favourite TV program?
I don't have tv.

Do you hate anyone now that you didn't hate this time last year?
Not hate, but am (still) bitter towards.

What was the best book you read?
Hugh Laurie's!

What was your greatest musical discovery?
The Charlatans UK

What did you want and get?
A new PS2 after my old one died.

What did you want and not get?
Controlled Demolition t-shirt (purple)

What was your favourite film of this year?
I didn't see that many. I think I was most excited about the Madagascar sequel. :P

What did you do on your birthday, and how old were you?
I had a party. I was 26, now I'm 27.

How would you describe your personal fashion concept in 2008?
Same as always. Trying to get a little dressier and better fitting.

What kept you sane?
Sanity pills, therapy, my friends, music.

Which celebrity/public figure did you fancy the most?
random Brits that I saw in movies

Who did you miss?
My moose. Melanie.

Who was the best new person you met?
My clone!

Tell us a valuable life lesson you learned in 2008
People are either going to like you for who you are, or they're not. (Real simple. Not sure why it took me 27 years to figure that out.)

Quote a song lyric that sums up your year.
"I'm just learning how to smile, that's not easy to do."