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On Tue, 23 Jun 15 18:47:50 UTC Bennie (55) answered the Proust Questionnaire (click on a question to read other answers):

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
betrayal by a friend
Where would you like to live?
Where my granddaughter lives.
What is your idea of earthly happiness?
Being in nature with people who love me.
Who are your favorite heroes of fiction?
Those who deal with great loss and pain, working with what they have.
Who are your favorite characters in history?
Harriet Tubman
Who are your favorite heroines in real life?
What Proust said
The quality you most admire in a man?
Integrity and humour
The quality you most admire in a woman?
kindness and humour
Your favorite virtue?
Your favorite occupation?
writing, dreaming, paddling
Who would you have liked to be?
Anna Porter who is a writer, a publisher, a grandmother, a wife, and a beautiful person
Your most marked characteristic?
What Proust said.
What do you most value in your friends?
Affection, support, adventure, humour.
What is your principle defect?
Inconsistency of effort.
What to your mind would be the greatest of misfortunes?
To live in the suburbs.
What would you like to be?
Free to do as I like without restriction of money or health.
What is your favorite color?
blue or yellow
What is your favorite flower?
white rose
What is your favorite bird?
Who are your favorite prose writers?
Ann-Marie MacDonald, Margaret Atwood, Carole Shields
Who are your favorite poets?
Simon Armitage
Who are your heroes in real life?
Drew and Nick Bartram
Who are your favorite heroines of history?
Hariette Tubman
What are your favorite names?
Laura and Leah
What is it you most dislike?
My shortcomings
What historical figures do you most despise?
Hitler and those who followed him in propogating genocide.
What event in military history do you most admire?
What natural gift would you most like to possess?
Perfect Pitch.
How would you like to die?
Very old and very healthy and very happy,
What is your present state of mind?
What is your motto?
To think own self be true, for it follows as the day the night, thou canst then be false to any man.

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