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On Wed, 05 Aug 2009 20:22:36 UTC aetilson (41) answered the Proust Questionnaire (click on a question to read other answers):

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
To lie when the truth would serve you better
Where would you like to live?
Where I live currently - small town in Ohio
What is your idea of earthly happiness?
To experience joy
To what faults do you feel most indulgent?
Cursing and procrastinating
Who are your favorite heroes of fiction?
Owen Meany, Howard Roarke
Who are your favorite characters in history?
Abraham Lincoln, Gandhi, F. Scott Fitzgerald
Who are your favorite heroines in real life?
Single mothers
Who are your favorite heroines of fiction?
Anna Karenina, Anne of Green Gables
Your favorite painter?
Paul Klee
Your favorite musician?
The quality you most admire in a man?
Humility and confidence
The quality you most admire in a woman?
Honesty and tenderness
Your favorite virtue?
To thine own self be true
Your favorite occupation?
Who would you have liked to be?
A Librarian
Your most marked characteristic?
My openness
What do you most value in your friends?
What is your principle defect?
My lack of focus
What to your mind would be the greatest of misfortunes?
To have died never having been sober.
What would you like to be?
I don't know
What is your favorite color?
Navy Blue
What is your favorite flower?
What is your favorite bird?
The sparrow
Who are your favorite prose writers?
John Irving, F.Scott Fitzgerald
Who are your favorite poets?
Mary Oliver, Rainer Maria Rilke
Who are your heroes in real life?
I appreciate the nameless, faceless people who do service work every single day without recognition
Who are your favorite heroines of history?
What are your favorite names?
Anne, Charlotte, and Luke
What is it you most dislike?
Hypocrisy and rejection
What historical figures do you most despise?
People who have committed acts of violence for selfish reasons - Hitler and so on
What event in military history do you most admire?
Revolutionary War
What natural gift would you most like to possess?
How would you like to die?
What is your present state of mind?
What is your motto?
"Do unto others" is failsafe

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