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On Wed, 23 Dec 15 04:49:32 UTC Carrie (44) answered the Proust Questionnaire (click on a question to read other answers):

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
Where would you like to live?
What is your idea of earthly happiness?
ease/harmony, building a full and happy life with my son, finding personal success
To what faults do you feel most indulgent?
to never get to be more than I am right now
Who are your favorite heroes of fiction?
those who find a way to DO what their heart most desires
Who are your favorite characters in history?
Joan of Arc and any of the explorers
Who are your favorite heroines in real life?
career women who seem capable of doing it all
Who are your favorite heroines of fiction?
Elizabeth Bennett, Emma Woodhouse, Jane Eyre
Your favorite painter?
Your favorite musician?
Debussy--Clair de Lune
The quality you most admire in a man?
I have no reference--let's start with presence...
The quality you most admire in a woman?
inner strength
Your favorite virtue?
Your favorite occupation?
drawing for fashion--creating--imagining
Who would you have liked to be?
a great fashion designer/hip/reknowned
Your most marked characteristic?
I'm afraid that I've become so exhausted by my happening life that I've somewhow missed the true point of it all
What do you most value in your friends?
I've never opened myself up to having friends, rather I gather many acquaintances
What is your principle defect?
I'm afraid to put myself out there-- to fully commit
What to your mind would be the greatest of misfortunes?
to have missed being my son's mother
What would you like to be?
What is your favorite color?
deep, blood red
What is your favorite flower?
I see poppies within my dreams
What is your favorite bird?
Who are your favorite prose writers?
Marion Zimmer Bradley
Who are your favorite poets?
Robert Frost, Shel Silverstein
Who are your heroes in real life?
parents who make their lives about their children
Who are your favorite heroines of history?
What are your favorite names?
I always wished I could be an adorable Maggie, a beautiful, strong force to be reckoned with
What is it you most dislike?
waiting for someday
What historical figures do you most despise?
Hitler, Stalin a Mousellini
What event in military history do you most admire?
the scene from Les Mis when the French people stand up and fight
What natural gift would you most like to possess?
How would you like to die?
old age
What is your present state of mind?
worry, shame, misgivings
What is your motto?
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. Eleanor Roosevelt

I am a character in a novel about Love.

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