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On Tue, 11 Jan 11 00:52:56 UTC Boris (16) answered the Proust Questionnaire (click on a question to read other answers):

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
Regret that comes after giving something away that shouldn't be given away; Not through sharing.
Where would you like to live?
In my favorite place in the world.
What is your idea of earthly happiness?
To be able to live without social, monetary or moral (at least, to do with personal morals), restraints
To what faults do you feel most indulgent?
Being a failure as a human being
Who are your favorite heroes of fiction?
The ones who I relate to.
Who are your favorite characters in history?
Christopher George Latore Wallace, Lyndon Johnson
Who are your favorite heroines in real life?
The sentimental girl; The girl who smokes behind the garage on Wednesdays
Who are your favorite heroines of fiction?
The ones who seem close to my 'ideals'
Your favorite painter?
In a plain sense, van Gogh
Your favorite musician?
The quality you most admire in a man?
The qualities I don't have
The quality you most admire in a woman?
The qualities I do have
Your favorite virtue?
I pretend that I forgot what virtues are.
Your favorite occupation?
Listening to music.
Who would you have liked to be?
Someone with talent; Someone who's a nice success of him/herself.
Your most marked characteristic?
The ability to play at apathy.
What do you most value in your friends?
The good virtues that I have with the bad qualities that I have.
What is your principle defect?
Naivety, apathy, lethargy, desperation.
What to your mind would be the greatest of misfortunes?
Never living where I live now.
What would you like to be?
A pirate.
What is your favorite color?
What is your favorite flower?
No clue.
What is your favorite bird?
The wagtail
Who are your favorite prose writers?
Roberto Bolano, Kerouac
Who are your favorite poets?
Osamu Dazai
Who are your heroes in real life?
The people who genuinely don't care.
Who are your favorite heroines of history?
I can't think of one.
What are your favorite names?
Biblical names; Cain, Abel, Michael, etc.
What is it you most dislike?
The direction I feel my world going.
What historical figures do you most despise?
I can't think of any, really.
What event in military history do you most admire?
I'm not really a fan of the military.
What natural gift would you most like to possess?
The ability to make music and luck.
How would you like to die?
Under the water with someone I love.
What is your present state of mind?
Regret; Hope within despair
What is your motto?
" I'd rather die on my feet, than live on my knees"

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