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On Thu, 10 Nov 16 23:55:55 UTC Izzy (30) answered the Proust Questionnaire (click on a question to read other answers):

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
To be abandoned by my father.
Where would you like to live?
I'm happy right where I am at.
What is your idea of earthly happiness?
To be loved by my mom, my two best friends, and to make my own way in life.
To what faults do you feel most indulgent?
Working too much
Who are your favorite heroes of fiction?
Those who follow their heart and do what is right, no matter what.
Who are your favorite characters in history?
Any woman who provides for themselves and doesn't rely on a man to survive
Who are your favorite heroines in real life?
My mom, Jane Austen
Who are your favorite heroines of fiction?
The woman like Elizabeth Bennett who isn't afraid to say no even if they aren't told to say yes.
Your favorite painter?
Not into art.
Your favorite musician?
Too many to name. I like musicians of several genres
The quality you most admire in a man?
The quality you most admire in a woman?
Your favorite virtue?
Your favorite occupation?
Writing and editing
Who would you have liked to be?
Jane Austen
Your most marked characteristic?
Ability to act as though nothing gets to me.
What do you most value in your friends?
Their ability to penetrate the wall around my heart that I've created.
What is your principle defect?
Fear of abandonment
What to your mind would be the greatest of misfortunes?
Growing up without my mom.
What would you like to be?
I like who I am. Except, I would like to be someone who can trust and let people in a little more.
What is your favorite color?
What is your favorite flower?
blue violets
What is your favorite bird?
The Eagle
Who are your favorite prose writers?
Jane Austen is my favorite classic writer. Nicholas Sparks is my favorite contemporary writer.
Who are your favorite poets?
Not a fan of poetry.
Who are your heroes in real life?
My grandfather, and my best friend Matt
Who are your favorite heroines of history?
Rosa Parks and all those who stood up for what is right.
What are your favorite names?
Those that are spelled slightly different than what's normal, like mine, Izabela
What is it you most dislike?
Being told I can't do something.
What historical figures do you most despise?
Those that have done evil things to the ones they claim to love.
What event in military history do you most admire?
All of them. It takes a real hero to fight for complete strangers.
What natural gift would you most like to possess?
Ability to trust
How would you like to die?
Surrounded by family and friends.
What is your present state of mind?
This survey. I have better things to do.
What is your motto?
I don't really have one, at least not one that comes to mind.

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