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On Thu, 28 Jun 18 03:58:00 UTC cherry (16) answered the Proust Questionnaire (click on a question to read other answers):

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
To have no control, and to be completely helpless.
Where would you like to live?
The Italian countryside in a beautiful, old house.
What is your idea of earthly happiness?
A good book, hot tea, sunrises and sunsets. Also, u-pick farms—I’ve never been to one but I desperately want to, as picking strawberries in a field seems romantic for some reason.
To what faults do you feel most indulgent?
I dislike feeling emotion, so I either bottle it up or numb myself.
Who are your favorite heroes of fiction?
Those with fatal flaws and gray morals.
Who are your favorite characters in history?
I can’t decide! I enjoy mythological figures such as gods and heroes more than real people.
Who are your favorite heroines in real life?
My sisters.
Who are your favorite heroines of fiction?
Those who are brave and daring but also undeniably 3-dimensional and human.
Your favorite painter?
I love the old masters such as Michelangelo and DaVinci.
Your favorite musician?
Right now I love Rex Orange County and Dua Lipa, but it changes almost monthly.
The quality you most admire in a man?
Gentleness, no fear of showing emotion, a sense of humor.
The quality you most admire in a woman?
Bold yet gentle and loving, leadership, a sense of humor.
Your favorite virtue?
Virtues are overrated.
Your favorite occupation?
Writing, drawing, being with my friends, listening to music.
Who would you have liked to be?
Anyone happy and with a stable sense of self.
Your most marked characteristic?
Probably my ability to feel lonely despite being surrounded by others.
What do you most value in your friends?
The ability to make laugh and to also just listen to what I have to say.
What is your principle defect?
Lack of intelligence and common sense, despite having a 4.8 gpa.
What to your mind would be the greatest of misfortunes?
To have never left your hometown to travel and see new fascinating places.
What would you like to be?
What is your favorite color?
A dusty pink and rose gold.
What is your favorite flower?
All of them.
What is your favorite bird?
Who are your favorite prose writers?
I don’t have favorites; if I like a novel then I simply like it.
Who are your favorite poets?
Everyone around me.
Who are your heroes in real life?
I don’t need any.
Who are your favorite heroines of history?
Margaret Atwood. (She counts, right?)
What are your favorite names?
Forrest, Mallory, Saint, Robin, Hayden, Caesar, August, and so forth.
What is it you most dislike?
What historical figures do you most despise?
What event in military history do you most admire?
What natural gift would you most like to possess?
How would you like to die?
Old and wise and happy.
What is your present state of mind?
Irritated and restless.
What is your motto?
I don’t live by any phrase or words, I just live.

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