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On Tue, 20 Aug 13 06:52:43 UTC Ardent (30) answered the Proust Questionnaire (click on a question to read other answers):

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
Boredom and failure
Where would you like to live?
Somewhere temperate
What is your idea of earthly happiness?
To reach the highest heights of success
To what faults do you feel most indulgent?
Who are your favorite heroes of fiction?
Underdogs and rebels
Who are your favorite characters in history?
Those who triumph against all odds
Who are your favorite heroines in real life?
Women of conviction and strength
Who are your favorite heroines of fiction?
A woman who is of her own mind
Your favorite painter?
HR Giger
Your favorite musician?
Tom Waits
The quality you most admire in a man?
The quality you most admire in a woman?
Your favorite virtue?
Honesty, and a perseverance of self
Your favorite occupation?
playing games, watching movies, making both
Who would you have liked to be?
Myself but wealthier
Your most marked characteristic?
My casual aire and my tolerance for everything
What do you most value in your friends?
Honesty and knowing when to leave me be
What is your principle defect?
My mind never works as fast as I want it to, laziness
What to your mind would be the greatest of misfortunes?
To lose my father before I am ready
What would you like to be?
Myself but wealthier
What is your favorite color?
All colors at once
What is your favorite flower?
Orchids and Tulips
What is your favorite bird?
Who are your favorite prose writers?
Mervyn Peake, Jerzy Kosinski
Who are your favorite poets?
Who are your heroes in real life?
My father, anyone who puts their life on the line for their beliefs
Who are your favorite heroines of history?
Jean D'Arc
What are your favorite names?
Malcolm, Audrey
What is it you most dislike?
Willful ignorance
What historical figures do you most despise?
I despise none
What event in military history do you most admire?
Christmas Truce WW1
What natural gift would you most like to possess?
Photographic memory
How would you like to die?
Falling from a plane
What is your present state of mind?
Whimsical but anxious
What is your motto?
There's no kill like overkill.

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