Monday, January 30, 2006

7 Things....

Finally did it. Obviously for the "attracted to" section you can add your own subject.

7 things to do before I die:
  1. Fly to the edge of space.
  2. Swim with Great Whites.
  3. See the England football team win another star for their strip.
  4. Land a blue marlin .
  5. Brew the perfect beer.
  6. Have my 80th birthday.
  7. Learn to play guitar.
7 things I cannot do:
  1. Support France in anything.
  2. Drink absinthe - what is that?
  3. Put a good book down.
  4. Laugh convincingly at unfunny jokes just to be polite.
  5. Let a bully get away with it.
  6. Forgive & forget.
  7. Explain the offside rule to women.
7 things I say:
  1. Dude.
  2. Waynak? (or of course, waynik?)
  3. Shyeah, right.
  4. Fuck off.
  5. No way.
  6. Whatcha doin'?
  7. I'll have one of the large, please.
7 books I have loved: (I cheated a little here.)
  1. The Baroque Cycle by Neal Stephenson.
  2. All of Douglas Adams (with emphasis on the Salmon of Doubt.)
  3. All of Louis de Bernieres.
  4. Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follet.
  5. Damon Runyon's Omnibus.
  6. All of Stephen King (except the Dark Tower series.)
  7. All of Terry Pratchett.
7 movies I have loved:
  1. The Big Hit.
  2. Restoration.
  3. Apocalypse Now.
  4. The Godfather I & II.
  5. The Hitcher.
  6. Animal House.
  7. The French Connection.
7 things that attract me to.....London:
  1. Sunday newspapers.
  2. Live music.
  3. Theatre.
  4. Billions of restaurants.
  5. Parks.
  6. Real pubs.
  7. My lovely Chelsea (you saw that coming, dincha?)
7 people to tag:
  1. MacDara
  2. Scarl0
  3. Graeme
  4. Beirut Bill
  5. Deeelite
  6. John-no
  7. Dylan
Enjoy.

5 comments:

JoseyWales said...

Fly to the edge of space.

I think you should leave that for "after you die", unless perhaps you think you are going "down".

desmond said...

joseywales,
I meant this edge of space, the part just outside our atmosphere, but dammit, now you've got me thinking...

JoseyWales said...

You gotta think BIG Des, like really the edge of the edge of space...beyond even Captain Kirk.

ScarlO said...

yay my first tag! thank you (should I be upset or happy? cos i'm happy to have something to write about)

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